Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties: Early Childhood Education Initiative and Jewish Resource Specialist


Total Awarded

$4,352,243

Purpose

To support early childhood education in the San Francisco Bay Area through funding of the Early Childhood Education Initiative (ECEI) and Jewish Resource Specialist (JRS) program.

• ECEI: Initiative in Jewish Early Childhood Education to support the Initiative Director and provide administrative support and technical assistance to develop and implement an appropriate business plan

• JRS: to support the launch of the ECEI Jewish Resource Specialist; the 2014 grants supports a second cohort of JRS at up to ten Jewish preschools in the Bay Area, and documentation of the JRS; the 2016 grant supports a third and final cohort of JRS.

• the 2016 grant also supports a new internship program for Jewish ECE educators and a pilot cohort of Reshet, a program for family engagement professionals.

JRS Program Evaluations Year 1 and 2

Strategic Priority

Exceptional Jewish Leaders and Educators

  • Amount Awarded Up To

    $1,952,687

  • Date Awarded

    12/12/2016

  • Early Childhood and Family Engagement Initiative

    3.5 Years


  • Amount Awarded Up To

    $1,754,054

  • Date Awarded

    06/15/2014

  • Jewish Resource Specialist 2.0

    3 Years


  • Amount Awarded Up To

    $1,395,512

  • Date Awarded

    05/01/2008

  • Early Childhood Education Initiative and Jewish Resource Specialist Program

    4 Years