Call to Action from “We Were Refugees Too: Educate to Action” – March 8th, 2017

Remarks by Charlene Seidle, Executive Vice President of Leichtag Foundation at the March 9th “We Were Refugees Too: Educate-to-Action” event at Temple Emanu-el. This weekend, we will celebrate Purim, the ultimate holiday of social justice. Purim is about turning the expected on its head. It’s about revealing the potential for […]


Leichtag Foundation Hires Jessica Kort As Philanthropy Manager

Encinitas, CA – February 22, 2017 – Leichtag Foundation announces the appointment of Jessica Kort as its Philanthropy Manager. “Jessica’s deep understanding of and experience in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors, along with her creativity, will add to and inspire a culture of philanthropy in our region and beyond.  We are […]


Opportunities for Action – Resources from “Immigrants & Refugees” Event

We provided a one-pager at the “Immigrants & Refugees: A Jewish Call to Action” event. Here are the action steps we made available. 1. Call/Write Your Congressperson and Senators. Make Your Voice Heard. Check here to see who represents your district in the House of Representatives. Rep. Susan Davis, D-San Diego […]