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October 14, 2012
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Boston’s Jewish Federation Allows Donors to Have More Say Over Gifts

The 2012 Philanthropy 400

Susan Young

The Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston took a donor family’s lead in creating a new program to provide jobs for young people with disabilities.

Jay Ruderman, head of his family’s foundation, and several of his relatives approached Bos­ton’s Jew­ish fed­er­a­tion two years ago for help in pur­su­ing a new philanthrop­ic goal for the family: pro­vid­ing aid to young adults...

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