Learning to Fish – An Underlying Philosophy of our Work

As a funder, we strive to be partners with our grantees, and to always show our respect for their work (and not just their desired outcomes). For a greater sense of what that means as well as the deeply Jewish roots from which the approach springs, this ELI Talks video from our Board Member Mamie Stewart Kanfer explains it all.


Confessional time: where have you strayed from these ideals? Or, if you’re on the other end of things, tell us about a time when well-intentioned (probably) but frustrating hoops almost broke you?

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