Grants


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

For talent capacity support and for external evaluation. Previous grants were for general operating support to provide immersive learning experiences in Israel for Jewish young adults.

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Date

06/2019

Amount up to

$3,150,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To fund a cohort of 14 Jewish educational leaders representing day schools, camps, congregations, and JCCs to participate in a two-year professional development experience at the Lookstein Center of Bar...

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Date

02/2009

Amount up to

$2,068,659


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

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...

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Date

12/2016

Amount up to

$1,952,687


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support a professional development initiative for 40 professionals from within the Federation system whose work is to build and support Jewish communities for young adults.

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Date

09/2017

Amount up to

$1,832,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support Keshet in implementing its plans to build the capacity of additional Jewish organizations to be inclusive of LGBTQ Jews, their families and their friends. Previous grants were for...

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Date

03/2020

Amount up to

$1,800,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To fund the Nadiv pilot initiative designed to enhance the quality of Jewish education taking place in Jewish summer camps in the United States. The initiative will create six new...

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Date

03/2011

Amount up to

$1,648,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

For general operating support of the Jewish New Teacher Project (JNTP). Previous grants supported JNTP’s intensive mentoring induction program for first and second year Jewish day school teachers in Baltimore...

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Date

06/2019

Amount up to

$1,500,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To pilot an Early Career Fellowship Program (“Fellowship”) to develop and position young leaders for careers in Jewish education. The pilot program is led by Gann Academy in Waltham, Massachusetts;...

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Date

03/2016

Amount up to

$1,500,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support the launch of the first phase of a Master’s of Arts in Museum Education and Jewish Cultural Arts, a new dual degree graduate program that includes experiential education.

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Date

07/2013

Amount up to

$1,475,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

For the Executive Master of Arts in Religious Education (EMA) program for Jewish educators with five+ years of experience in educational leadership positions.

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Date

09/2017

Amount up to

$1,322,148


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support the 4HQ at Moishe House program training young adult peer educators to nurture an organizational culture of robust and engaging Israel conversations.

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Date

09/2017

Amount up to

$1,274,304


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To provide formative and summative evaluations for Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion, Jewish Theological Seminary, and Yeshiva University following a grant to each of up to $15,000,000...

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Date

10/2010

Amount up to

$1,257,962