Covid-19 Response

COVID-19 is one of the most serious global public health threats in modern history. And it is also creating enormous economic upheaval worldwide, endangering the entire nonprofit sector, including Jewish communal infrastructure. Jewish Funders Network is working to ensure philanthropic responses are coordinated and effective by listing the needs and responses sector by sector and sharing resources here. Together, we can help meet the many needs of our community, and of our entire world.

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Post-Crisis Spiritual Transformation and the Future of Jewish Life

Post-Crisis Spiritual Transformation and the Future of Jewish Life

https://youtu.be/lXUKUyawBTA A conversation between JFN President and CEO Andrés Spokoiny and Rabbi Shai Held of Hadar, part of Aspire: JFN's First Annual High Holidays Gathering. Rabbi Held–theologian, scholar, and educator–is President, Dean, and Chair in Jewish...

“What Gives?” Podcast with Guests Shira & Jay Ruderman

“What Gives?” Podcast with Guests Shira & Jay Ruderman

In this episode of the JFN Jewish philanthropy podcast, Jay and Shira Ruderman of The Ruderman Family Foundation talk about how Covid is impacting their work, Isr-American Jewish relations (including their marriage), how to get advocacy right & much more!...

Covid-19 Resources for Day Schools

Shared School MaterialsPeer-to-Peer Meet-UpsBack To SchoolTeaching and LearningSocial and Emotional Learning Pulse Survey ReportsEnrollment, Finance and BudgetSchool GovernanceEducational Technology View All

Philanthropy and COVID-19 in the First Half of 2020

Philanthropy and COVID-19 in the First Half of 2020

This report looks at the philanthropic dollars that were distributed for COVID-19 in the first half of 2020. Although not a complete picture of the global philanthropic response, due to the ever-changing responseto the pandemic, the report offers some insight into...

Help Us Measure Jewish Giving During Covid

Help Us Measure Jewish Giving During Covid

Please help us map the Jewish community funder response to Covid-19. Through this research, we are seeking to understand both what is being funded and how it is being funded, including what changes funders are making as a result of the pandemic.  Fill Out the...

Rise: Support for Out-Of-Work Jewish Community Professionals

Rise: Support for Out-Of-Work Jewish Community Professionals

Powered by the Jewish Federations of North America and JPRO Network, Rise seeks to provide Jewish community professionals with a breadth of resources, tools, and support to lift them up during this economic downturn and get them back on their career path. This website...