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American Jewish World

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American Jewish World

4509 Minnetonka Blvd.

St. Louis Park, Minnesota 55416

United States

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Employment History

President

American Jewish World Service

President

Manhattan Borough

Affiliations

Board Member
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy

Board Member
CIFAS

Member
World Bank's Moral Imperative

Board Member
The Reading Team Inc

Board Member
Hazon

Active Member
Society for the Advancement of Judaism

Board Member
Surprise Lake Camp

Board Member
Jewish Foundation for Education of Women

Board Member
End Genocide

Board of Advisors Member
Bond Street Theatre

Honorary Board of Directors Member
Fonkoze S.A

Member of the Faculty
Union for Reform Judaism

Board Member
Save Darfur Coalition

Board Member
Selection Committee for the Genesis Generation Challenge

Member, Selection Committee for the Genesis Generation Challenge
Genesis Philanthropy Group

Board of Advisors Member
JBS

Board Member
Honarary

Board Member
Directors┬╗

Member
Bro/Sis

Member
Leslie Watson-DavisNational Abortion Rights Action League

Member
Leslie Watson-DavisNational Abortion Rights Action League

Advisory Board Member
KeyWiki.org

Member
US government's Task Force

Member
US government's Task Force

Board Member
Jewish Funders Network

Board Member
Beth Israel

Member
Jewish Federations of North America

Member
Jewish Federations of North America

Member
Greater Miami Jewish Federation

Member
Jewish Federations of North America

Member
WCC Annual Meeting

Board Member
The Gorilla Press

Board Member
Vox

Board Member
Jewish Federation of Durham-Chapel Hill

Members
Wilshire Boulevard Temple

Member, Executive Boards
Society of Stage

Member
Peace Now

Secretary
National Council of Churches

Board Member
Project Enterprise

City Councilman
Harlem

City Councilman
Harlem

Board Member
Baer Concrete Incorporated

Member
Twentieth Century Task Force Apprehend War Criminals

Board Member
The Creative Coalition

Special Advisor of the Indigenous Development International
University of Cambridge

Member, Advisory Board
Coalition for International Justice

Member
Executive Director's Leadership Council for Amnesty International USA

Board Member
PFAW

Board Member
Jewish Foundation for the Education of Women and the Jericho Project

Member, Advisory Committee
Olympic Dream for Darfur.

Board Member
US State Department

Board Member
Genocide Intervention Network Inc

Member
NY City Council

Advisory Board Member
PANIM

Board of Trustees Member
Jewish Federation of Atlantic & Cape May Counties

Member, Executive Boards
Human Rights First

Board of Trustees
Village of Great Neck

Founder
Afghan Institute of Learning

Founder
Iris House

Founder
AJWS Women's Empowerment Fund

Education

Brearley School

social work

University of Oklahoma

BA

Radcliffe College

MSW degree

University of Oklahoma

honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters

Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion

honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters

Union for Reform Judaism Maurice N. Eisendrath Bearer of Light Award

honorary degrees

American Jewish Committee

honorary degrees

Hebrew College

honorary degrees

Hebrew Union College

honorary degrees

JTS

honorary degrees

Jewish Council for Public Affairs

honorary degrees

RRC

honorary degrees

Reconstructionist Rabbinical College

honorary degrees

The Jewish Theological Seminary

honorary degrees

Women's Funding Network

honorary doctorate

Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

Web References (200 Total References)


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You may note that there is a letter from Ruth Messinger of the American Jewish World Service.


Enough Team Joins Darfur Fast for Life | Enough

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Since the Darfur Fast for Life project began on April 27, it has attracted members of Congress including the Congressional Black Caucus and Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL); prominent philanthropists and entrepreneurs including film producer Abigail Disney, Sir Richard Branson of Virgin America, and Pam Omidyar of Humanity United; and nonprofit leaders including Jane Wales of the World Affairs Council and Ruth Messinger of the American Jewish World Service.


Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz | Naomi ...

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Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz | Naomi Ackerman | Dasee Berkowitz | Emmanuel Bloch | Sandee Brawarsky | Rabbi Yeshaya Dalsace | Dr. Zeev Dashevsky | Abigail Dauber Sterne | Rabbi Meni Even-Israel | Dr. Daniel Fainstein | Rabbi Michael Farbman | Rabbi Efrem Goldberg | Hanan Harchol | Dr. Joel Hecker | Rabbi Alex Israel | Rabbi Zac Kamenetz | Rabbi Elie Kaunfer | Rabbi Guershon Kwasniewski | Rabbi Uri Lam | Naomi Less | Gabriella Lev | Ruth Messinger | Rabbi Leon Morris | Ruby Namdar | Yulia Patrakova | Abigail Pogrebin | Rabbi Bradley Solmsen | Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan |

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Ruth Messinger
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Ruth W. Messinger is president of American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the world's leading Jewish organization working to end poverty and realize human rights in the developing world. Ruth came to AJWS in 1998, after a 20-year career in public service in New York City. As a leading activist for human rights around the globe, Ruth lectures widely and holds leadership roles in the faith-based advocacy arena. She currently sits on the State Department's Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group and co-chairs the Sub-Working Group on Social Justice. Ruth has been honored by many national Jewish organizations and has been named on lists of the world's most influential Jews and religious leaders by The Jewish Daily Forward, The Jerusalem Post and The Huffington Post.


Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz | Naomi ...

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Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz | Naomi Ackerman | Dasee Berkowitz | Emmanuel Bloch | Sandee Brawarsky | Rabbi Yeshaya Dalsace | Dr. Zeev Dashevsky | Abigail Dauber Sterne | Rabbi Meni Even-Israel | Dr. Daniel Fainstein | Rabbi Michael Farbman | Rabbi Efrem Goldberg | Hanan Harchol | Dr. Joel Hecker | Rabbi Alex Israel | Rabbi Zac Kamenetz | Rabbi Elie Kaunfer | Rabbi Guershon Kwasniewski | Rabbi Uri Lam | Naomi Less | Gabriella Lev | Ruth Messinger | Rabbi Leon Morris | Ruby Namdar | Yulia Patrakova | Abigail Pogrebin | Rabbi Bradley Solmsen | Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan |

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Ruth Messinger
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Ruth W. Messinger is president of American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the world's leading Jewish organization working to end poverty and realize human rights in the developing world. Ruth came to AJWS in 1998, after a 20-year career in public service in New York City. As a leading activist for human rights around the globe, Ruth lectures widely and holds leadership roles in the faith-based advocacy arena. She currently sits on the State Department's Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group and co-chairs the Sub-Working Group on Social Justice. Ruth has been honored by many national Jewish organizations and has been named on lists of the world's most influential Jews and religious leaders by The Jewish Daily Forward, The Jerusalem Post and The Huffington Post.


Where Do You Give? | Meet The Judges

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Ruth Messinger

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Ruth Messinger, American Jewish World Service (AJWS)
Ruth W. Messinger is president of American Jewish World Service (AJWS), an organization that works to alleviate poverty, hunger and disease in the developing world through grassroots social-change grantmaking, public policy advocacy, volunteer service and education about global justice within the Jewish community. Ms. Messinger assumed this role in 1998 following a 20-year career in public service in New York City.
Considered a national leader in the movement to end the genocide in Sudan, Ms. Messinger has been called upon several times to advise President Obama about creating a sustainable path toward peace in that country. She has also served on the Obama administration's Task Force on Global Poverty and Development. Ms. Messinger has received honorary degrees and awards from four major American rabbinical schools and awards from the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, the Women's Funding Network and the American Jewish Committee. In recognition of her leadership she has been named among the Forward's "50 Most Influential Jews of the Year" for nine years and, in 2011 was on the Jerusalem Post's "World's Most Influential Jews" list. Ms. Messinger is an active member of her congregation, the Society for the Advancement of Judaism, and has three children, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

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