What We Read in August 2021
Nearly every day, Rosov Consulting team members share articles and blogs of interest on one of our many Slack channels, #RosovReads. We find some of these articles to be so insightful, informative, or even surprising that we want to share them more broadly to help our colleagues and partners. Enjoy some of July’s #RosovReads.
Transforming Funder and Evaluator Relationships for a More Equitable and Effective Field: A Field Conversation
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations share reflections from funders and evaluators following webinars on ways to implement actionable strategies for today’s most urgent issues in philanthropic evaluation.
Early Childhood Compensation Can Change
Anna Hartman, director of early childhood excellence at the Jewish United Fund in Chicago and the director of the Paradigm Project, writes in eJewish Philanthropy that the $3.5 trillion soft infrastructure plan being proposed via budget reconciliation would include a major investment that would improve the state of early childhood education in the U.S.
Jewish Philanthropists Establish Orthodox Union “Katz Family Initiative” to Support Jewish Identity Programs For Public School Teens
The Orthodox Union announced a multi-year, multi-million national initiative with NCSY, the flagship youth movement of the Orthodox Union (OU), to support Jewish identity programs for public school teenagers.