28 episodes

The issues, stories, and people changing the world in philanthropy and the Jewish community. If you like "What Gives?" be sure to check out "Outside the Tzedakah Box" (https://honeycomb.org/podcast-outside-tzedakah-box/) a podcast on Jewish youth philanthropy from JFN's Honeycomb.

What Gives? The Jewish Philanthropy Podcast Jewish Funders Network

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

The issues, stories, and people changing the world in philanthropy and the Jewish community. If you like "What Gives?" be sure to check out "Outside the Tzedakah Box" (https://honeycomb.org/podcast-outside-tzedakah-box/) a podcast on Jewish youth philanthropy from JFN's Honeycomb.

    Georgette Bennett: How She Mobilized Jews and Muslims to Help Syrians

    Georgette Bennett: How She Mobilized Jews and Muslims to Help Syrians

    In Episode 25 of JFN's Jewish philanthropy podcast, former JFN Board Chair Georgette Bennett talks about her new book, "Thou Shalt Not Stand Idly By," her experience growing up the child of Jewish refugees, and how to forge multifaith coalitions.

    • 56 min
    Eytan Stibbe: Israeli Astronaut and Philanthropist

    Eytan Stibbe: Israeli Astronaut and Philanthropist

    In episode 24 of "What Gives?" the Jewish philanthropy podcast from Jewish Funders Network, JFN President and CEO Andrés Spokoiny talks to renowned Israeli fighter pilot Eytan Stibbe about his philanthropy, impact investing, and how his friend Ilan Ramon inspired him to travel to outer space.




     


     



     



     







     

    • 38 min
    Adina Shapiro & Reem Younis: The Growth of Arab Philanthropy in Israel

    Adina Shapiro & Reem Younis: The Growth of Arab Philanthropy in Israel

    In Episode 23 of "What Gives?" the Jewish philanthropy podcast from Jewish Funders Network, JFN Board Member Adina Shapiro and Israeli Entrepreneur/Philanthropist Reem Younis talk about Qudra, a new network for Israel's growing community of Arab philanthropists.

    • 48 min
    Vanessa Bartram & Michael Lustig: Tapping The Potential of Jewish Impact Investing

    Vanessa Bartram & Michael Lustig: Tapping The Potential of Jewish Impact Investing

    Episode 23 of What Gives? the Jewish philanthropy podcast from Jewish Funders Network.


    JFN members and impact investors Michael Lustig and Vanessa Bartram share what you need to know about this exciting tool for expanding impact and ensuring your investments align with your values. Michael is the author of JFN's new Greenbook, "A Guide to Jewish Impact Investing," and Vanessa facilitates JFN's monthly impact investing roundtable series.

    • 44 min
    Rep. Kathy Manning: From Jewish Communal Leader to Political Rising Star

    Rep. Kathy Manning: From Jewish Communal Leader to Political Rising Star

    Episode 22 of What Gives? the Jewish philanthropy podcast from Jewish Funders Network.


    Freshman Rep. Kathy Manning (D-North Carolina) — a former JFN board member and the first woman president of the Jewish Federations of North America — talks about why and how she got into politics and her tumultuous first month in office.

    • 37 min
    Lisa Greer: Revolutionizing the Way Fundraisers Interact with Donors

    Lisa Greer: Revolutionizing the Way Fundraisers Interact with Donors

    In Episode 21 of What Gives? the Jewish philanthropy podcast from Jewish Funders Network, philanthropist, author, and JFN member Lisa Greer talks to host Andréws Spokoiny about philanthropic strategy, some common mistakes fundraisers and philanthropists make, and ways to strengthen relationships between funders and nonprofits.


    Lisa is the author of the 2020 book, “Philanthropy Revolution: How to Inspire Donors, Build Relationships and Make a Difference,” (Harper Collins), the first such book written from the perspective of a philanthropist.

    • 38 min

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