Community Foundation for Jewish Education (CFJE)
Amidst a city-wide survey of community educational needs, CFJE needed an objective professional to explore “Jewish enrichment” programs not formally affiliated with a synagogue to uncover the scope and range of programs, replicability, trends and needs.
Meeting Your Mission was engaged to document innovation within Jewish after-school program market. Live program observation, interviews of stakeholders, founders, educators, parents and students. Exploration of program models, trends and replicability. Comprehensive report presented on findings.
Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation
Meeting Your Mission’s Managing Director was engaged to serve as an external, objective resource to engage members in dialogue about their membership, perceptions of Humanistic Judaism and value of congregational membership dues. Comprehensive summary of key research findings presented.
Spertus Institute for Jewish Leadership and Learning
Meeting Your Mission was contracted to facilitate four focus groups to explore the participants’ habits and breadth of educational topics of appeal to adults in the Jewish community. Meeting Your Mission delved into various topics including registration costs, content of course offerings, quality of instructors, location, and settings. Expansive data collection and formal recommendations for immediate implementation provided in final report.