Engaging, educating, and inspiring young Jewish minds

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About The Foundation

Honoring the vision and legacy of its founder, the Jim Joseph Foundation is committed to the continued flourishing of the Jewish people and the culture, wisdom, and practices of Jewish life and learning. We work with grantee partners to help all Jews, their families and their friends lead connected, meaningful, purpose-filled lives and to make positive contributions to their communities and the world.

Retrospective Timeline

Creating Compelling Jewish Education Experiences

Learn about the Foundation through the years and the legacy of its founder, Jim Joseph, z"l.


Our Mission & Values

To foster compelling, effective Jewish learning experiences for young Jews.

  • Ongoing Jewish learning adds meaning and value to people’s lives.

  • Jewish experiences and Jewish expression are dynamic and evolving.

  • Jewish wisdom and practice integrates with young people’s lives today.

  • Personal connections to the people, land, and state of Israel are part of an excellent Jewish education.