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You Can’t Fool The Youth: A Jewish Institutional Makeover

Yonah Schiller | Posted 04.29.2013 | Religion
Yonah Schiller

We know this generation has more options vying for its attention than ever before. For us, that meant unlearning everything we thought we knew and starting from scratch.

GA Reflects Federations' Innovative Efforts

Jerry Silverman | Posted 12.10.2012 | Religion
Jerry Silverman

For more than a century, Jewish federations have leveraged key partnerships to create the greatest collective impact. Every year, the GA showcases that incredible collective power, even as we build on our core values.

Bringing Torah To Life Through Game Design

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 11.19.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

It is increasingly becoming recognized that if the Torah is to guide the lives of young Jews, it must itself come alive, and be an experience rather than just another objective in an already long day of school and extracurricular activities.

Rebirthing Birthright

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

In life we all search for a place called home, an identity, and a place to belong. No Jewish organization on earth provides it more inspirationally than Birthright. Still, it can be made better. Here is how.

Talking To Teenagers About Sex, Drugs, Alcohol -- And Faith

Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie

You must deal with the crises of our day, and, at the same time, deal with difficult matters in your personal lives -- especially the issues of sex, alcohol and drug.

The Jewish Sabbath: An Oasis In Time

Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald

So what does one do when unplugged? Whatever your religion, faith or practice, there is much to be learned from the notion of a Sabbath or Shabbat.