The events of the last few weeks have shaken me to the core. Beyond the devastation I felt over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, I was heartbroken to learn that the police officers involved would not stand trial. “Hands up! Don’t shoot!” and “I can’t breathe” have...
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Tag: Repair The World
January 14, 2016 | 3:40 pm
January 16, 2013 | 10:51 am
The Jewish service group Repair the World has named David Eisner its new CEO and president.
“Repair the World is a young organization with a limitless potential to help others and to have a profound impact on Jewish volunteerism and service in the United States,” Eisner said in a...
December 4, 2012 | 1:05 pm
March 25, 2009 | 11:32 pm
Up until this week, if you had asked me how I rated President Obama on a scale of 1 to 10, I’d have said I give him a 2. That’s 2, as in Bush 2.
It astounded me that this president seemed to be making the same fundamental mistake the last one made: thinking he could handle this...
March 23, 2009 | 3:35 pm
NEW YORK (JTA)—Several of the country¹s largest Jewish foundations and organizations have banded together to form a new nonprofit aimed at creating a Jewish social service movement.
The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, Einhorn Family Charitable Trust, Jim Joseph...