B&F Honored by the IAJGS

I want to thank the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) and the over 80 member societies that make up that organization for honoring this site last night at their annual conference in Cleveland. I am very grateful that this site and the many years of work I’ve put into have been able to benefit so many people, and I am thankful to have that work recognized.

I am sorry I was not able to attend the conference this year, not only because I wasn’t able to accept the award personally (thank you Garri Regev for accepting on my behalf), but because it is always nice to be able to see other genealogists from around the world and to learn from the many lecturers who speak at the conference.

IAJGS President Ken Bravo presenting the Outstanding Project award to B&F

For those who learned about this site from hearing about the award, and are new visitors, see the Welcome page and also the Follow this Blog page for ways you can get updates about what is added to the site (such as via Facebook or Twitter). Also make sure to check out the B&F Compendium of Jewish Genealogy, with over 25,000 resources for Jewish Genealogy.

4 thoughts on “B&F Honored by the IAJGS

  1. Congratulations. The award is well deserved, even more so when it is your peers who are honouring you. Celebrate!!

  2. Mazal Tov !! I use your site when teaching my beginners genealogy class fourth graders at the Jewish Academy of Orlando. If nothing else, the name gets theit attention. Great site even for kids

    1. Thank you. I’m always happy to hear about my site and resources being used in schools. I’d love to hear more about how you’re using the site in the classroom.

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