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JFLV CEO Weekly Message - You are not a member of the Jewish Federation

There are many idiosyncrasies that come with involvement in the Jewish community. Two, in particular, are pervasive in nearly every aspect of Jewish life. The first is the use of the Jewish communal language of acronyms. This language is spoken by those deeply involved in the Jewish communit…

JFLV CEO Weekly Message - My Father The Role Model

As a father of three I look forward to Father’s Day, mostly because my kids look forward to Father’s Day. Truth be told, I also find the day frustrating as it reminds me that our pop culture doesn’t always treat fathers very well. One need only look at sitcoms and kids shows on the …

JFLV CEO Weekly Message - Peace of Mind Through Philanthropy

It's been famously said that "There's no dollar sign on a peace of mind."  It's a very poetic and deep statement, but is it true?   While I don't believe that one can assign a monetary value to "Peace of mind,"  I believe that one can obtain peace of mind through philanthropy.  Specific…