Inside MAZON

MAZON launches Innovation Fund Planning Grant

MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger is proud to partner with the Graduate School of Nonprofit Management at American Jewish University to launch the Innovation Fund Planning Grant, a Southern California Initiative to help develop new and innovative programs that will alleviate hunger and promote nutrition.

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MAZON promotes Mia Hubbard to Vice President of Programs

“Mia is an invaluable part of our team,” says Abby J. Leibman, President & CEO of MAZON.

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MAZON Board Chair honored with Activist Award

Mazel tov to MAZON Board Chair Joel E. Jacob, who was honored last night with the 2011 Activist Award from the Jewish Community Relations Council of Metropolitan Detroit

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MAZON Board and Staff mourn the loss of Rabbi Jack Stern

It is with profound sadness that I share with you the death of our beloved MAZON board member, Rabbi Jack Stern (z”l).

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MAZON welcomes Abby J. Leibman as President & CEO

Los Angeles, CA (March 1, 2011) – MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger, a leader in the national anti-hunger community, announced the appointment of Abby J. Leibman as its new President & CEO. Ms. Leibman brings to MAZON an extensive background in advocacy in nonprofit and state government arenas and a distinguished record of leadership

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A brother’s tribute to Leonard Fein

This past Sunday, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger marked its 25th Anniversary with a luncheon honoring its founder, Leonard (Leibel) Fein. It was a beautiful day in New York City, and the room was filled with guests eager to express their respect and sincere admiration for all that MAZON and Leibel have accomplished.

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MAZON at 25: Reflections From Our Founder

Were I to acknowledge all those here, and some not here, who deserve to be acknowledged on this festive occasion, I would by far exceed my time. But I cannot refrain from mentioning a few: my old friend, Ted Mann, our very first board chair; Lee Javitch, Ted’s successor as chair, the first person I

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Team MAZON Bowls to Strike Out Hunger

In 2009, a group of Dallas young professionals started the Battle of the Jewish YP’s: Young Professionals Bowling League to bring Jewish young professionals together from across the Dallas Jewish Community. Last summer, the bowling teams were based on synagogue affiliation. This summer, bowlers were asked to choose their own teams and a Jewish organization

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Acting President Barbara H. Bergen Responds to LA Times Editorial on Global Hunger

Last week, the Los Angeles Times ran an editorial on the Obama administration’s response to the global food crisis, “The Starving Can’t Wait“. MAZON’s Acting President, Barbara H. Bergen, responded with the following letter, which also ran in the Times’ letters section yesterday: The Times has pinpointed both the need to combat global hunger and

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A Message from MAZON’s Chair

April 30, 2010 Dear Friend of MAZON: I just returned from MAZON’s board of directors meeting in Dallas, Texas and am pleased to bring you up to date on MAZON’s extraordinary achievements over the past year, and exciting plans for the near future. Despite an unstable economy, MAZON has been blessed with generous donors who

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