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Empowered Philanthropy
Felicia Herman, Executive Director, The Natan Fund
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Give strategically, and you'll have more impact. Give together, and that impact is amplified. Felicia Herman shares the model for better giving.
Themes: Philanthropy  Leadership  Community  
DATE POSTED:  12-01-2014 MORE ABOUT THE TALK

When individuals get involved in charitable giving, that giving often happens in a haphazard, emotional way. Not so for foundations which give strategically, often with greater impact. Felicia Herman suggests a model to make everyone's giving more planful, and more empowered.

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BE INSPIRED
Give strategically, and you'll have more impact. Give together, and that impact is amplified. Felicia Herman shares the model for better giving.
ABOUT THE TALK

When individuals get involved in charitable giving, that giving often happens in a haphazard, emotional way. Not so for foundations which give strategically, often with greater impact. Felicia Herman suggests a model to make everyone's giving more planful, and more empowered.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Felicia Herman has been Executive Director of Natan since 2005. Natan empowers givers by engaging them in giving circles inspired by Jewish values, both through The Natan Fund, a giving circle of young philanthropists supporting Jewish and Israeli social innovation, and through Amplifier: The Jewish Giving Circle Movement, a field-builder and resource for Jewish giving circles around the world. Felicia is a frequent commentator on topics such as funding innovation, new trends in Jewish life, and the power of the giving circle model. Felicia serves on the boards of Bikkurim: An Incubator for New Jewish Ideas and The Sefaria Project, as well as on the advisory boards for several of Natan's partners and grantee organizations. She is a recipient of the Jewish Funders Network's JJ Greenberg Memorial Award, and she holds a Ph.D. in Jewish History from Brandeis University.

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Felicia Herman has been Executive Director of Natan since 2005. Natan empowers givers by engaging them in giving circles inspired by Jewish values, both through The Natan Fund, a giving circle of young philanthropists supporting Jewish and Israeli social innovation, and through Amplifier: The Jewish Giving Circle Movement, a field-builder and resource for Jewish giving circles around the world. Felicia is a frequent commentator on topics such as funding innovation, new trends in Jewish life, and the power of the giving circle model. Felicia serves on the boards of Bikkurim: An Incubator for New Jewish Ideas and The Sefaria Project, as well as on the advisory boards for several of Natan's partners and grantee organizations. She is a recipient of the Jewish Funders Network's JJ Greenberg Memorial Award, and she holds a Ph.D. in Jewish History from Brandeis University.

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