Press Releases


Press Release: Refugee Arts Exhibition Featuring Syrian Refugee And Israeli Artist

LEICHTAG FOUNDATION HOSTS REFUGEE ARTS EXHIBITION FEATURING SYRIAN REFUGEE AND ISRAELI ARTIST Contact: Joshua Sherman Communications & Creative Manager joshua [at] leichtag.org For Immediate Release: ENCINITAS, CA – September 21st, 2016 – The Leichtag Foundation announced today its “Refugee Artists-in-Residence” arts project and exhibition planned for October-November 2016, involving a […]


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 […]


Coastal Roots Farm Launches Apprenticeship Program for Young Farmers

Coastal Roots Farm announced this week the launch of its new farm apprenticeship and the hiring of Simcha Schwartz, the Apprenticeship and Associate Program Director. “We’re so proud to bring such a diverse and amazing group of young farmers to this community,” said Daron ‘Farmer D’ Joffe, interim executive director […]


Daron “Farmer D” Joffe to Deliver Address on Ag Innovation and Food Access at 4th Annual Seedstock Conference

Seedstock today announced that Daron “Farmer D” Joffe, Director of Agricultural Innovation and Development for the Leichtag Foundation, will deliver the afternoon keynote address at the upcoming 4th Annual Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Conference – “Innovation and the Rise of Local Food” to be held November 3 – 4, 2015 at […]