December 2, 2013
"It's humbling to know that there is a place that is going to manage what's important to me, and a place - the Jewish Community Foundation - that understands my values, my commitment and goals."- Heidi Monkarsh, Foundation Donor
President & CEO
The recent Pew Research Center’s survey on American Jews has generated much reaction. Some people worry that it portends less Jewish identity and community affiliation in the future, while others see hopeful signs in the survey’s findings. One thing the study definitely reveals: There are enormous complexities in accurately assessing Jewish identity and affiliation, and equal challenges in appropriately addressing issues raised by such a survey.
Senior Vice President, Philanthropic Services