The difference between how millennials give in America and Israel

As the tech platform for next generation giving, we have unique insight into the giving trends of religious Jewish tzedakah givers. As a company helping American givers build their own giving portfolios, with a team primarily living in Israel, we have a unique perspective on the differences between how Americans living in Israel give tzedakah …

Paamonim and MyTzedakah: a Match Made in Heaven

MyTzedakah is proud to partner with the amazing organization Paamonim which aims at helping people achieve financial literacy and stability through counselling and educational programs.  There is a huge gap of knowledge among the general public about how finances and credit work. Unfortunately, many people make decisions that negatively impact their financial well-being over time …

Here’s what we know so far about Jewish Millennial Giving

Did you know that Millennials are poised to inherit a significant chunk of change in the coming years from their Boomer parents? The fact that most Jewish nonprofits completely ignore this age group is not only mind-boggling, but a complete lack of foresight. Since we launched in the Winter of 2020, we have been constantly …

We love Yad Lakashish almost as much as you love your Savta- and here’s why:

Yad Lakashish is pioneering a way forward in caring for the elderly. On top of providing for their most basic needs, they professionally train their participant “artisans” in various crafts to help them keep their minds sharp, engaged and fulfilled. The crafts that they create are then sold yearlong to various tour groups and online, …

Don’t give to change the world, give to change yourself

STAFF BLOG – Melissa Bienenfeld   Does my tzedakah really matter? Do my monetary contributions to organizations truly impact their activities? Don’t we have enough money in the Jewish community? Have we not built up our institutions enough to sustain us for the foreseeable future? And even if we have not, does my small contribution make …

Sacred Spaces: Preventing and Responding to Sexual Abuse in the Jewish Community

Sacred Spaces partners with Jewish institutions to prevent and respond to sexual abuse and other abuses of power. Bringing a uniquely Jewish lens, Sacred Spaces is the only national organization dedicated to ending institutional abuse through a systemic approach across the lifespan and denominations. It is driven by the belief that healthy and accountable institutions …

Featuring an amazing nonprofit partner ‘Communities Confronting Substance Use and Addiction’: How they got started and what they are doing

“I am a high school girl…and so many of my friends are struggling… Trying to help my friends yet also helping myself is so confusing and scary, and I was so relieved to hear about this event. It felt validating to know that I’m not alone and others are also going through this. The event …