The Challenge of the Planning Function in the Intermediate Federation


Publication Date: September 1978

Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Charles Miller

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Organizational Development; Community Development

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The author asserts that Jewish Federations should think beyond their traditional role as a reactive mechanism and take a more decisive role in determining future directions and programs. He discusses the evolving concept of the Federation as an "ethnic system," and outlines aspects of planning structure and process which are essential to sound planning.

In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.55 no.1, Fall 1978.