Charitable Giving October 2010

Charitable Giving October 2010

Outgoing Jewish Funders Network president on present, and future, of Jewish philanthropy; family foundation makes special needs a signature issue; Chabad schools poised to reap Kohl's contest money.

INSIDE Charitable Giving October 2010
Mark Charendoff, the departing Jewish Funders Network president, looks back, and ahead.
Chabad schools poised to win big money from Kohl’s national schools giveaway.
One family foundation has made the inclusion of special needs children in the Jewish community its signature issue.
Experts weigh in on how to judge requests and vet charities. The philanthropic road from Maimonides to Guidestar.
Instilling the spirit of tzedakah at a young age, and keeping it going.
In tough economic times, what’s seen as a particularly valuable federation initiative needs a donor or two.