Members of our Fostering Collaboration Team: Elise Bernhardt, Laurie Blitzer (co-leader), Sandy Cardin (co-leader), Ross Beroff, Jamie Allen Black, Jack Gottlieb, Ian Kandel, Shawn Landres, Scott Lasensky, Dmitry Maryasis, Jeff Mendelsohn, Shana Penn, Alicia Post, Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, Jerami Shecter, Jay Rosenzweig, Rob Spitzer, Rabbi David Teutsch and Joe Wolke.
The focus of our Fostering Collaboration Team is finding ways to catalyze greater coordination and collaboration among a rich tapestry of Jewish organizations, driven by a shared vision of nurturing a profound sense of unity and connection among Jewish people across the globe.
In an increasingly interconnected world, the wisdom of fostering unity among the Jewish people becomes ever more apparent. We understand that by standing together, we can confront the unique challenges and opportunities that face our communities. Our initiative operates as a loom, skillfully weaving together the diverse fabric of Jewish organizations, be they religious or cultural, to facilitate open dialogue, pool resources, and harmonize our efforts. Through this collective action, we aim to safeguard and enrich the cultural, religious, and social bonds that have bound Jewish communities for generations.
At the heart of our approach lies the belief in the wisdom of unity. Through strategic partnerships that transcend geographical boundaries and innovative projects that inspire and empower, we aspire to ignite a transformative wave. We envision a global Jewish identity that is not only interconnected but also resilient, a powerful testament to the enduring strength and wisdom of our heritage.
Together, we seek to sow the seeds of unity and connection, reaping a future where the Jewish people stand stronger and more closely connected than ever before.