Educational Institutions

The Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington

  • Rockville, MD
  • www.jewishgen.org/jgsgw

Mission Statement

To promote interest in genealogical research; to take the activity viewed as a hobby to the realm of an academic discipline through adherence to standards of accuracy and thoroughness in research; to promote education in research methodologies through meetings, publications,and community outreach

Service Areas

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Maryland

Greater Washington, DC

ruling year

1982

Principal Officer since 2008

Self-reported

Mr. Jeffrey Miller

Keywords

Self-reported

research, genealogy, history, family, tree, ancestry, Jewish, methodology, library

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Also Known As

JGSGW

EIN

52-1228588

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

Jewish (X30)

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

We hold meetings for instruction and education of our members and the general public; we sponsor trips to locations and facilities of interest to our membership. We also hold workshops for Beginners and on topics of interest such as library and internet resources.

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Service Areas

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Maryland

Greater Washington, DC

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The Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington Inc
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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The Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Jeffrey Miller

BIO

An individual who has applied his talents from successful careers in information technology, business, and training to the furtherance of personal genealogical goals and the advancement of community and worldwide Jewish genealogical pursuits.

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"We are seeking sponsorships and partners for the DC2011 - 31st International Jewish Genealogy conference to be held in Washington DC at the
Grand Hyatt Hotel(http://grandwashington.hyatt.com/hyatt/hotels/index.jsp) from August 14-19, 2011."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Jeff Miller

JGSGW

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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