What We Read in September 2022

October 19, 2022 | News

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 September’s #RosovReads.

Who runs the largest Jewish federations? Not women.
Women run nearly half of North America’s 150 federations, but men control almost all those in the largest cities — and 73% of the system’s $9 billion in assets

The Future of Family Philanthropy
In a time of complicated transitions and historical opportunities, philanthropic families must reflect on their purpose, pace, power, and practices.

Should We Cancel Capacity Building?
Marcus littles discusses the implications of “capacity building” and shares their insights on reframing the practice to benefit organizations better.

Want to increase donations? Try increasing congregants’ sense of belonging first
A groundbreaking new study by Clal – the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership and the Springtide Research Institute shows a clear and direct correlation between congregants’ sense of belonging at the synagogue and their likelihood to give.