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American Jewish World Service

Bring Tzedakah to Life With Where Do You Give?

Jan 10, 2013  |  Project Updates

It’s easy to bring tzedakah to life in your community with Where Do You Give?

• Our innovative, FREE tzedakah curriculum gives you the tools you need to create lasting change, by empowering your community to claim their own tzedakah priorities in connection with contemporary issues of... Read more


Hillel’s Ask Big Questions asks: Where Do You Give?

We are thrilled to announce that Ask Big Questions, an initiative of Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, has chosen Where Do You Give? as their “Big Question” for the month of December!

Ask Big Questions is built on the premise that we can change the world through better... Read more


Chanukah is coming!

Dec 05, 2012  |  Project Updates

Chanukah is right around the corner - are you ready to give?

No, we don’t mean presents. This year, how about dedicating one night of Chanukah to giving tzedakah? It’s a great way to take a break from the gift-buying madness and engage your family in a meaningful conversation. What could... Read more


Where Do You Give? Is Now in Boston!

Oct 09, 2012  |  Project Updates

Do you live in the Boston area?

The New Center for Arts and Culture and Temple Israel are proud to host Where Do You Give? in Boston, MA!

Winning designs from the Where Do You Give? National Design Competition will be on display at Temple Israel from October 10 – December 30, 2012.

... Read more

Calling All Educators: Where Do You Give? Is Coming to LA!

Maybe you’ve registered for the curriculum already, but would like to learn about ways to adapt it for your community.

Maybe you’ve heard about Where Do You Give? but you want to hear more of what it’s all about.

Maybe you’re an educator who lives in the Los Angeles area and you’re... Read more


How to Make the High Holidays Meaningful

With Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot and Shemini Atzeret all coming up, we want to make it easy for you to make the holidays meaningful for you and your community.

One of the best ways to do that is through tzedakah—by talking about it, teaching about it and especially by giving it! The... Read more


Kick it Off Right: Welcome Back to School with Where Do You Give?

Sep 05, 2012  |  Project Updates

We hope you’ve all had a great summer. We sure have!

• One of our Grand Prize Winners, Dough Burnett, traveled with us to Uganda to meet with our grantee partners on the ground.

• On June 20, we hosted “Giving by Design: Celebrating New Tools for Inspired Philanthropy” at the... Read more


How America Gives

The Chronicle of Philanthropy recently put out a study showing how Americans give, by zip code, by tax bracket, by politics and by faith. It’s a fascinating look at how different values and backgrounds can actually influence our giving practices.

According to this analysis, here are 5... Read more

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