Steven M. Cohen and Jack Wertheimer
By Steven M. Cohen and Jack Wertheimer
The Shrinking Jewish Middle
As the Jewish Federations of North America holds its annual General Assembly this week, newly emerging evidence from the Pew Research Center’s 2013 “Portrait of American Jewry” points to enormous challenges facing federations, Jewish philanthropy and organized Jewish life, more generally. Virtually every Jewish institution is contending with a sharply diminishing base of people who…
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