In Its Own Image: Independent Philanthropy and the Cultivation of Young Jewish Leadership
This study examines Jewish American leadership development initiatives from the 1970s to the present day, focusing on the programs’ roots in the changing landscape of Jewish philanthropy and a shift in agenda-setting power from communally governed Jewish charitable federations to independent family foundations.
Shaul Kelner 2011. “In Its Own Image: Independent Philanthropy and the Cultivation of Young Jewish Leadership.” Chapter 7 in Jack Wertheimer, ed., The New Jewish Leaders: Reshaping the American Jewish Landscape. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England. Pp. 261-321.