Dorothy Tananbaum serves as Chair of the Board of Makom, an educational initiative of the Jewish Agency for Israel. She also chairs the Board of the Jewish Education Project, a central agency for Jewish education in New York. In addition, Dorothy is Chair of the Board of the Jewish Funders Network and a long-time board member of Facing History and Ourselves. Dorothy is also a member of the Israel Task Force of the Commission on Jewish Identity and Renewal at UJA Federation of New York and a past chair of the Commission itself. Dorothy was a founding member of Project People Foundation, which empowers low-income women and youth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Dorothy is the proud mother of three children. She lives in New York with her husband, Andrew.