Leichtag Foundation hires Sharyn Goodson as Director of Philanthropic Strategy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LEICHTAG FOUNDATION HIRES SHARYN GOODSON AS DIRECTOR OF PHILANTHROPIC STRATEGY Encinitas, CA – April 14, 2016 – Leichtag Foundation is pleased to welcome seasoned philanthropy professional Sharyn Goodson as its Director of Philanthropic Strategy. “Sharyn’s incredible ability to connect community members with opportunities to give back in the […]

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Israeli rain barrels debut at EUSD farm lab

We are thrilled to have helped the Encinitas Union School District’s EUSD Farm Lab become one of three schools in the county to receive Israeli-designed rain barrels as part of a pilot program being launched by the U.S.-Israel Center (USIC) at Rady School of Management, UC San Diego. Read more.


San Diego’s Jewish Farming Movement

The Jewish Farming movement is happening! A second annual convening took place here in January with Coastal Roots Farm and 40 other participants from around the world learning from each other and discovering how by working together they could accelerate their vision of a Jewish community farm in every community. […]

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Jewish Food Justice Fellows Return

Reunited again! The Jewish Food Justice Fellows returned from around the world last month to be team leaders at Coastal Roots Farm’s first ever Food Forest Festival. We are so proud of the amazing work these individuals continue to do in our community and their communities, too.


#Rekindle: A Shabbat Studio

In January, we joined forces with the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation to host ‪#‎Rekindle‬: A Shabbat Studio, bringing together Shabbat innovators from around the world at one big table to share ideas, connect with peers and collaborate on new ways to reinvent Friday night.

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