Press Releases

Jewish Foundation Invests in Shared Business Services Infrastructure

The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati is pleased to announce a $2.2 million investment over three years in a new Jewish Federation-led initiative to combine finance, human resources and information technology functions in key Jewish organizations. This effort will begin with the three agencies co-located on The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati campus – the Jewish Federation, Mayerson JCC and Jewish Family Services – and will build into a platform to support an integrated, community-wide Shared Business Services center.
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Jewish Foundation and Jewish Federation Bring Top-Flight Wexner Foundation Leadership Program to Cincinnati

The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati and Jewish Federation of Cincinnati, in partnership with the Wexner Heritage Program, are co-investing in bringing Wexner’s nationally acclaimed leadership development program to Cincinnati next year. This premier institute is designed for a select group of individuals who will be invited to apply, and then chosen by the Wexner Foundation using proven criteria, including a demonstrated track record of leadership in the Jewish community, and the ability to shape and transmit a vision of Jewish life and communal responsibility.
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Jewish Foundation Leading Effort to Bring Dead Sea Scrolls to Cincinnati

This fall, our community will have an opportunity to experience the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls in many different ways, including a spectacular five-month exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center for which The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati will be the Presenting Sponsor.
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Jewish Foundation Makes High-Impact Investment in Cincinnati’s Jewish Community

In a dramatic show of support for the community’s central fundraising effort, The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati pledged $500,000 to the Jewish Federation’s 2012 Community Campaign, and will match dollar-for-dollar any new or increased portion of Campaign gifts from community members.
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Jewish Foundation Invests in Innovative New Initiatives at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Jewish Family Service

The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati announced two new significant investments in the Cincinnati Jewish community: a transformative five-year, $5.225 million grant to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR) as well as a $3.2 million grant to Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati (JFS).
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