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Rethinking the system: How Federations might adjust

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/philanthropy/article/rethinking_the_system_how_federations_might_adjust_20071116

North American federations could and should be doing much better than they are. They matter. They are important. They embody the ideas of community, common cause and the ability to respond to collective concerns. They are vital institutions, and we want them to succeed. Federations have been the hub of a vast system that involves community centers, family services, bureaus of Jewish education and so many more organizations. But this system is becoming unglued, and changes need to be made.

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