Grants


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 the Talent Compass initiative, which helps other organizations develop their professional talent and design and implement their talent development plans. This is the second grant to the initiative. Other...

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Date

09/2023

Amount up to

$2,050,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support a community-based Jewish teen education initiative designed to increase the number of Jewish high school-aged teens from the New York area participating in meaningful, immersive, Jewish learning experiences...

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Date

03/2018

Amount up to

$2,000,000


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

For general operating support to help Keshet to grow the capacity of Jewish organizations to build LGBTQ+ affirming communities and to create spaces in which all queer Jewish youth, their...

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Date

12/2022

Amount up to

$1,950,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support the Next Gen Fellowship, 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

For planning and implementation of two 24-month research fellowship cohorts of at least 3 fellows, all of whom have earned doctorates, some of whom are from or focused on studying...

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Date

03/2022

Amount up to

$1,825,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support the creation, maintenance, growth, and sustainability of JData, a Jewish education database and website that collects and provides census-like information about Jewish educational programs in North America. The...

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Date

02/2012

Amount up to

$1,606,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To fund needs-based tuition subsidies for Jewish day and high school students and needs-based financial assistance for Jewish early childhood programming and Jewish residential camp enrollment

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Date

10/2010

Amount up to

$1,575,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support a multi-faceted Jewish Teen Education and Engagement Initiative in Cincinnati to both increase the number of teens involved in high quality Jewish learning and engagement experiences, and to...

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Date

03/2016

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

For general operating support to Svara, a traditionally radical yeshiva dedicated to the serious study of Talmud through the lens of queer experiences.. The previous grant was for the SVARA...

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Date

04/2021

Amount up to

$1,500,000