Philanthropists and Foundations

Philanthropists and foundations around the world are a vibrant part of Israel’s nation-building. Whether you are new to Israel giving, or a committed, engaged donor, Golan & Kaye can assist you to maximize the impact of your philanthropic investment in Israel and help to successfully conquer Israel’s most pressing social problems.

We know the needs on the ground. 

We understand the inspiration to give. 

Let us assist you to ensure the transformative power of your philanthropy.

With over 50 years of collective experience in the Jewish philanthropic world and in working with Israeli nonprofits and local and central governments, Golan & Kaye have their finger on the pulse of Israeli society. We provide philanthropists with the highest quality strategic representation and project management in Israel.

Our key services include:

Advice and counsel – To explore, clarify and articulate the major social challenges in Israel and provide clients with insight and guidance on their philanthropic vision and potential investment.

Research and analysis – To provide clients with clear analysis of investment opportunities and their impact, during strategic times and crucial periods of crisis in Israel.

Partnerships and networks  To help clients identify the most effective alliances in their areas of interest and assist in building synergetic partnerships and coalitions.

Public speaking –Thought-provoking professional speakers for events in Israel and overseas Jewish communities, such as campaign kick-offs, mission briefings and donor events.

Project design and management – To create comprehensive strategies that will help clients achieve maximum impact and long-term sustainability in their philanthropic investments.

Request for Proposal (RFP) process – To design and manage clients’ RFP processes.

Review and evaluation – To conduct in-depth evaluation of clients’ investments. This includes due diligence and site visits, review of financial records, monitoring and measuring client-funded programs and detailed reporting and evaluation.

Philanthropic visits to Israel – To design, coordinate and lead philanthropic visits for individuals, families, foundation trustees, professionals and multigenerational members of family foundations to better understand the issues and needs on the ground in Israel.

Leadership Development – To mentor senior staff and lay leaders of client organizations, to help develop the tools that guarantee they meet their fundraising and organizational goals.