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Understanding American Jewish philanthropy / edited by Marc Lee Raphael.

New York : Ktav Pub. House, 1979.
ISBN 0870686895, 9780870686894

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
HV 3191 .U5 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
HV3191 .U5 Available Request
Other Authors Raphael, Marc Lee.
Subjects Jews -- Charities.
Jews -- Politics and government.
Jews -- United States -- Charities.
Jews -- United States -- Politics and government.
Juifs -- États-Unis -- Oeuvres de bienfaisance.
Juifs -- États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement.
Synagogues -- États-Unis.
Synagogues -- United States.
United States.
Description xiv, 257 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents part 1. Voluntarism: the leaders and the workers. The view from the top: dynamics of volunteer leadership / Arnold Gurin -- Getting in and getting on: reward systems in federated Jewish philanthropy / Marc Lee Raphael -- The characteristics of federation board members / Arnold Gurin -- The locked cabinet / Amy Stone -- The men of the power structure / Kenneth D. Roseman -- Leadership. What we say vs. what we do / Arnold Jacob Wolf. Leaders come and go but staff stays on / Jerome I. Weiner -- part 2. The campaign. Mass fund-raising. Give $1,000,000 for Jews in war / New York Times. $3,000,000 raised at one meeting for Jews in war / New York Times. $100,000,000 in five days / Jewish Telegraphic Agency -- The advantages of federation / Boris Bogen -- Fund-raiser par excellence / Charles E. Schulman -- Parlor meetings / Bram Goldsmith -- Worker training for face-to-face solicitation / Frederick P. Rose -- Overseas missions to Israel. Operation Israel / George M. Zeltzer. United Jewish Appeal prime minister's mission, Jeruslaem, August 25-28, 1975 -- Campaign evaluation / Herb Garon -- part 3. Priorities and allocations. Distributing the Jewish communal dollars. Federation allocations to overseas, national, and local agencies of 13 Jewish communities in 1976. Motivations for giving: a motivational research approach / Herman L. Kaplow -- The attitudes of federation board members / Arnold Gurin -- Federated Jewish philanthropy and communal democracy: in pursuit of a phantom / Marc Lee Raphael -- American Jews and Israel: a study in political and organizational priorities / Gary S. Schiff -- part 4. Interrelationships: synagogues, rabbis, and federations. Task force on federation-synagogue relations: towards guidelines: some tentative propositions / Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds -- Statement of Synagogue Council of America on synagogue-federation relations -- Rabbis and the federations / David Polish -- Reevaluating the role of the rabbi (synagogue) in the community / Erwin L. Herman -- Synagogue-federation relations / Harold D. Hahn -- The dias and the pulpit. Brokha brokers and power brokers / Gerald B. Bubis. Responses to Bubis' article / Trude Weiss Rosmarin.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4832509
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