Fundraising & Development

The Community's Role in Fostering Day School Endowments

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Fundraising & Development
Recognizing the profound impact that day schools have on the vibrancy and vitality of a Jewish community, we aim towards creating a

Making the Cases for Endowment Giving

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Fundraising & Development
As Jewish communal leaders, we have a shared, sacred obligation to ensure that future generations have the resources to shape the future

Inspiring Transformation Endowment Giving

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Fundraising & Development
Teachers truly provide some of the most formative influences in our lives. As both a school administrator and the proud parent of

Community Endowments: Helping Parents and Helping Schools

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Fundraising & Development, School Policies and Procedures
It was spring 2020, and Covid-19 was running rampant in Los Angeles. Schools, both public and private, had closed their buildings, and

Using After-Lifetime Giving to Build Your Endowment

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Fundraising & Development
Endowments are no longer a luxury, but rather a critical component of every school’s financial stability plan. Building an endowment, to provide

Maintaining Endowment Success Despite a Global Pandemic

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Fundraising & Development
When faced with running a school during a pandemic, most of our school’s actions, like every school’s, were focused on the next

Investing in Hebrew: Funders’ Perspective

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Fundraising & Development, Teaching and Learning
With a background in developmental psycholinguistics and as a Jewish day school parent, I have spent the last 40 years preoccupied with

Endowments: It’s Time

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Fundraising & Development
By Amy Adler and Dan Perla Over this past year, Prizmah’s work in the area of school advancement shifted to meet the

Collecting Thick Data to Understand Your Donors

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Fundraising & Development
If you are like most development professionals, you spend considerable time, talent and financial resources making sure that you have accurate and

Show Me “The Jewish Day School Money”: Tips for Successful Jewish Day School Grant

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Fundraising & Development
Show Me “The Jewish Day School Money”: Tips for Successful Jewish Day School Grant Writing By Shira Weinstein, MA, Counseling Psychology Over

10 Tips to Set Your Board Up For Fundraising Success

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Fundraising & Development
Jewish day school leaders dream of having a board that understands its fundraising responsibilities and solicits actively and joyfully. That can be

Telling the Story of Your School

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Fundraising & Development, Recruitment and Retention
Storytelling. It's a big idea. The theme of the 2017 Prizmah Conference was "The Power of Story" because stories are meaningful. Stories