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World Giving Report 2011 Rankings

Yoav Kaufman 03/06/2012

The World Giving Report 2011 ranks giving in 153 countries based on three main findings: donations, volunteering and helping strangers. Notable rankings: USA ranks # 1 & Israel ranks # 38  

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Where Do You Give?

Yoav Kaufman 01/27/2012

A really neat new tzedakah design contest put on by AJWS. What does tzedakah look like? Where do you give? To whom and why?

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Salaries of U.S. Jewish Communal Leaders

Yoav Kaufman 12/13/2011

The Forward has just published it’s Annual Salary Survey covering 76 top Jewish communal organizations. Most revealing,  and it’s searchable. It’s worthwhile to check and see how much of your hard-earned contributions went to…

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Let Us Give Thanks

Yoav Kaufman 11/21/2011

It’s almost Thanksgiving, but Israel is number one. In turkey consumption. For years, Israel has led the world in per-capita consumption of turkey meat. The contest hasn’t even been close. Israelis consume an average…

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Siegel Marketing Opens Jerusalem Call Center

Yoav Kaufman 09/14/2011

Siegel Marketing Group (SMG) has announced the opening of its Israel call center.  Mikki Dorn, formerly of Green Point Call Center Services, has joined SMG to manage its new operations in Jerusalem, as Director…

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