FEATURED GRANTEE: Leading Edge Great talent to lead organizations is cultivated, supported, and valued. Historically and today, the field of Jewish funders and nonprofits contains some of the finest minds, all working to advance missions that foster the best in Jewish values and ethics.
In celebration of the Foundation's ten years of grantmaking, watch a short film about Jim Joseph, his family, and his remarkable legacy
A retrospective timeline looks back at the evolution of the Jim Joseph Foundation and the determined work of grantees
FEATURED ARTICLE: $4 million matching grant aims to engage L.A. Jewish teens Along with financial assistance from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is developing the Los Angeles Jewish Teen Initiative as part of an extensive outreach effort to Jewish teens who otherwise would not be involved in Jewish life.
FEATURED EVALUATION: BBYO Directors of Jewish Enrichment Initiative In 2012, BBYO added three Directors of Jewish Enrichment (DJEs) to its field management structure “to deepen the Jewish experiential learning offered to [BBYO’s] teen-led community and prepare Jewish teens for a lifetime of Jewish involvement.”
One of the genuine privileges of working at the Jim Joseph Foundation is the opportunity to see the evolution of Jewish education—from changes that start as ideas and theories, to eventual on-the-ground learning ...More
The Jim Joseph Foundation invests in promising Jewish education grant initiatives. We partner with effective organizations that seek to inspire young people to discover the joy of living vibrant Jewish lives.