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Conference Registration - OPENS NEXT WEEK!

Inspiring Creativity in a Changing World May 4-6, 2014  Montreal, Quebec Registration for the 2...

Inspiring Creativity in a Changing World

May 4-6, 2014 

Montreal, Quebec

Registration for the 2014 AJFCA & IAJVS Annual Conference will be available soon. For a glimpse at the schedule, speakers and other details, visit this page of our website.

Pay-for-Success Projects Spread to More States

In pay-for-success projects, donors, foundations, or other investors provide money for social programs that are expec...

In pay-for-success projects, donors, foundations, or other investors provide money for social programs that are expected to produce results that in the long run will save money for government agencies. If the programs achieve specific results, the government repays investors with a profit generated from those savings. If not, the government pays nothing.  The concept is being explored in more than a dozen states, but only a few programs are now under way.  Read more here.

Pay-for-Success Projects Spread to More States, January 28, 2014, Chronicle of Philanthropy, by Doug Donovan

Jewish Community Day of Action - February 18

To raise awareness about access to health coverage, the National Council of Jewish Women has declared a Jewish Commun...

To raise awareness about access to health coverage, the National Council of Jewish Women has declared a Jewish Community Day of Action on February 18.  Individuals and families across our country have just over 50 days left - until the March 31 deadline - to explore their options in the health insurance marketplace and to select coverage that works best for them, under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Please note that HHS has released the new 2014 Federal Poverty Levels, which will be used by states and the marketplace to determine a consumer's eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP.