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Breaking News: JVG Announces Merger with Jewish Innovation Partners

Today we announced that Bikkurim, Joshua Venture Group, and UpStart are consolidating into a single organization - UpStart - to serve as the central resource for Jewish innovation. The newly envisioned UpStart will also include the current U.S.-based programs of PresenTense. You can see the official announcement here. This consolidation arose out of a shared…

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Calling Jewish Social Entrepreneurs in Chicago -- Apply Now!

Are you seeking to launch or grow a groundbreaking initiative to enrich Jewish life in Greater Chicago or Cook County? Apply now for funding and leadership development support to advance your work! Joshua Venture Group is pleased to announce the launch of the application process for the 2016-2018 Dual Investment Program -- a one-of-a-kind opportunity…

The Buzz: JVG'ers Join Forces for Good

Ventures collaborate with institutional partners and with each other to expand their reach: Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy ('14) & Girls in Trouble ('14): Thanks to generous support from The Hadassah Foundation, LVJA will be implementing a new course on women's leadership in the Bible for high school girls. Course content will build on the Girls…