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Statement on Marina Yudborovsky’s Appointment as New CEO of Genesis Philanthropy Group

Michael Geller / JDC
Telephone: (212) 885-0838

For Immediate Release

The JDC family wishes a hearty mazal tov to Marina Yudborovsky, a friend and esteemed colleague, on her exciting appointment as CEO of the Genesis Philanthropy Group.

We’re proud of our critically important partnership with GPG, which advances core programs including those fostering a rising generation of Russian-speaking Jewish leaders, empowering Jewish communities in the former Soviet Union, and setting a course for the Jewish future.

We’re confident Marina will take GPG from strength to strength, carrying forward the legacy of Ilia Salita, z”l, and bringing her talents to an institution that is energizing Jewish life and leaders worldwide.

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JDC -- the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee or "The Joint" -- is the leading Jewish humanitarian organization, working in 70 countries to lift lives and strengthen communities. We rescue Jews in danger, provide aid to vulnerable Jews, develop innovative solutions to Israel’s most complex social challenges, cultivate a Jewish future, and lead the Jewish community’s response to crises. For over 100 years, our work has put the timeless Jewish value of mutual responsibility into action, making JDC essential to the survival of millions of people and the advancement of Jewish life across the globe.

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