The controversy could have a chilling effect on other women who aspire to lead in the Jewish world.
“We’re bracing ourselves for some pretty bad scenarios.”
“With some of these orgs, you kind of scratch your head, like, ‘Really? How did they get that?’”
Synagogue leadership need to think creatively to connect around financial issues in compassionate but intentional ways
“There’s something here that is being shown about the method by which we fund that needs to be revised.”
“The last thing people are thinking about is giving to a nonprofit.”
“If you’re going to funnel money to a charity, no one’s going to ask a lot of questions. If you’re willing to give money, they’re going to take it.”
“We’re waking up to the persistent challenges of inequalities and, in our case, particularly gender inequality in the workforce.”
“Acknowledgement is always the first gesture that must be made,” one expert said.
The spending bill more than doubles funding to protect non-profit security.