JCF Blog: Forward Thinking

A better giving option?

One of the most enjoyable parts of my job is helping individuals and families find the best vehicles to achieve their philanthropic dreams.

JWF: Joining Forces to Actively Support Women Veterans

At a conference in Washington, D.C. marking the first anniversary of the Philanthropy — Joining Forces Impact Pledge, the Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey (JWF) was formally recognized as one of six new Impact Pledge grant members before 200 event attendees.

What's Advice Got to Do With It?

A few years ago, my wife and I met with our attorney to prepare our wills. With three young children, we knew that we needed to provide for the unimaginable, and we were overwhelmed by many of the decisions before us.

Celebrating Legacy Giving at a CJL Partner Synagogue

This is the season of re-telling our story, of reminding ourselves and teaching our children — and perhaps grandchildren — about the legacy of our ancestors. About what enabled us to get to this place.

Dream It, Believe It, Achieve It, now in Israel

I landed in Israel early Wednesday morning eager to see our work in action. I was honored to begin the journey by joining members of JCF’s Ness Fund on their annual “vetting” trip.