News Corner

Giving opportunities for you and your family during COVID-19

2020 has been a tumultuous year, to say the least. As you and your advisors sit down to discuss year-end tax and charitable planning, there are several additional factors this year that can influence key decisions. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact virtually all aspects of the…

Kaitlyn Oelsner now an accredited CFRE professional

The Tidewater Jewish Foundation would like to say congratulations to our Director of Philanthropy, Kaitlyn Oelsner, for passing the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) exam this summer.

“The life-long pursuit of education, bettering oneself, is a cornerstone of our Jewish values,” s…

Greetings from the desk of Naomi Limor Sedek

Hello! My name is Naomi Limor Sedek, the new President and CEO of the Tidewater Jewish Foundation.

I’d like to say thank you to everyone who has reached out and welcomed me. Each encounter has been enjoyable and I have met so many community members, lay leaders, and donors across Jewish T…

Tidewater Jewish Foundation welcomes Naomi Sedek, new CEO and president

After a national search, the Tidewater Jewish Foundation is ready to welcome Naomi Limor Sedek as its new president and chief executive officer. Coming from Nashville, Tennessee, Sedek’s lifelong work and passion for the promotion of Jewish life at the Jewish Federation and Jewish…

LIFE & LEGACY® initiative tops $1 billion in commitments nationally

Three hundred and twenty-five local donors have made 550 legacy commitments to support the Tidewater Jewish community since LIFE & LEGACY began three years ago. These commitments are part of a collaborative endowment building effort that includes eight Jewish organizations and…