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Will Recant

Assistant Executive Vice President

JDC LLC

HQ Phone:  (212) 687-6200

Direct Phone: (212) ***-****direct phone

Email: w***@***.org

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JDC LLC

3200 County Road 630 West

Fort Meade, Florida,33841

United States

Company Description

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) is the world's leading Jewish humanitarian assistance organization. JDC works in more than 70 countries and in Israel to alleviate hunger and hardship, rescue Jews in danger, create lasting connections to ...more

Background Information

Employment History

Yemin Orde Inc


Vice President

FEJ Limited


Executive Director

American Association for Ethiopian Jews


Affiliations

Agahozo Shalom Youth Village

Founder


Congressional Caucus

Founder


Friends

Board Member


St. Francis Xavier University

Special Advisor


Jewish Healthcare International

Board Member


The United Jewish Communities Inc

Secretary


Washington

Representative


Education

B.A.

University of Louisville


M.A. degrees

University of Louisville


PhD

political science

The George Washington University


master

political science

The George Washington University


Web References(74 Total References)


The Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village

www.agahozo-shalom.org [cached]

Will Recant
Will serves as the senior staff person regarding all of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)'s non-sectarian non-sectarian and disaster relief programs. In this capacity, he coordinates projects relating to the Rescue, Relief, and Renewal of Jewish communities worldwide and develops non-sectarian programs. Will is also the Desk Director for Latin America and Europe Community Development at JDC headquarters in New York. While serving as the Washington representative for JDC, he helped secure JDC's license to work in Cuba. He has visited Cuba over thirty times and has helped establish JDC's programs of community development and Jewish renewal. Will has a master's degree and Ph.D. in Political Science.


JDC in the News - JDC

www.jdc.org [cached]

...Agahozo Shalom is budgeted at 20 million dollars (14.8 million euros), funded largely by private donors, corporate sponsors and partnership with the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)."The genocide in Rwanda has hit a strong chord with Jews, who have compassion and understanding of the trauma involved and what is needed for reconciliation and to move forward," said William Recant, Director of Disaster Relief and Development for the JDC....


JDC in the News - JDC

www.jdc.org [cached]

A feature highlighting JDC and the Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees' assistance of Syrian refugees, quoting JDC's Will Recant.
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Hope for Refugees and Disaster Victims | Jewish Community Federation

jewishfed.org [cached]

We will be joined by special guest Dr. Will Recant, Associate Executive Vice President of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC).
Dr. Recant will discuss how the Federation, JDC, and Heart to Heart International work together to provide expert, immediate humanitarian aid for communities in crisis around the world. Will Recant Government Affairs/Disaster Relief/Expert/Assistant Executive VP, American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Dr. Recant serves as the senior staff person regarding all of JDC's non-sectarian programs and directs JDC's Government Affairs program. He is one of America's top experts in the field of international relations, disaster relief, and development. With more than three decades of work in global development and crisis management, Recant has successfully directed relief efforts and disaster assistance programs for the JDC in Japan, Haiti, Kosovo, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Cuba and countries affected by the Indian Ocean Tsunami. Dr. Recant has advised and briefed U.S. Presidents, government agencies, members of Congress, local, national, international government officials,and embassy staff, as well as community leaders and academics. A highly sought-after source on crisis response, he has appeared in TV, print, and radio, discussing the rescue and relief of distressed populations, international disaster response and preparedness, and global volunteerism. Dr. Recant holds both a Master's Degree and a Ph.D. in Political Science from George Washington University.


Hope Against Hate

myjewishdetroit.org [cached]

From Risk to Resilience: The Journey of a European Jew with Dr. William Recant, Assistant Executive Vice President, International Development Programs, JDC and Anja Olejnik, Representative in Berlin, JDC
The Upside of Crisis: Defining European Communities in the Face of Challenge with Dr. William Recant, Assistant Executive Vice President, International Development Programs, JDC


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