IVN’s 2013 Annual Conference

IVN’s 2013 Annual Conference

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 in News |  

“From Investment to Social Impact: Generating Sustainable Social Change through Social Investments” was once again the theme at IVN’s 2013 Annual Conference. With a fantastic turnout of over 200 business people and entrepreneurs, IVN held its Annual Conference on November 18th, 2013, at Tel Aviv University’s Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People. The […]

A Day in the Field

A Day in the Field

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 in Events |  

On the beautiful autumn morning of November 19th, 2013, a group of 20 IVN partners, board members and staff boarded a bus to see, first hand, three exceptional social businesses and the lives they are changing. The first stop was Kayma, located just outside Jerusalem in Moshav Beit Zayit. Kayma was established in 2013 and […]

IVN’s Michal Simler at the 2013 Sderot Conference for Society

IVN’s Michal Simler at the 2013 Sderot Conference for Society

Posted by on Nov 26, 2013 in News |  

The Sderot Conference for Society was conceived in April 2003 as a joint venture of Sapir College with the Council for Social and Economic Security. The location and name of the conference were chosen to convey a clear message: The current public discourse in Israel centered on two main meeting points, the Herzliya conference and […]

IVN’s Michal Simler Presenting at the GA

IVN’s Michal Simler Presenting at the GA

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in News |  

Every year, the General Assembly (GA) inspires and engages current and emerging Jewish leaders, tackles the most critical issues of the day, and showcases the best of the Federation movement. Bringing together over 3,000 influential decision-makers from communities around the US, Canada, Israel and around the world, this year (November  10-12, 2013), the event was […]

IVN’s Annual Conference – Final Preparations

IVN’s Annual Conference – Final Preparations

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 in News |  

In two weeks, IVN’s third Annual Conference, focusing on the topic of social businesses, will take place. This year we are honored to have as our keynote speaker, Dr. Pamela Hartigan, Director of The Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at Oxford University Business School, England and Ms. Jennifer Gorovitz, Chief Executive Officer San Francisco Jewish […]