Grants


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To fund the implementation of Sefaria’s three-year Strategic Growth Plan, which transitions Sefaria’s focus from making Jewish texts available online through acquisition and translation to now making them accessible and...

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Date

10/2018

Amount up to

$2,250,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

General operating support to sustain and deepen the work of The iCenter in supporting the field of Israel education in North America. Other grants detailed below supported specific programs and...

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Date

10/2018

Amount up to

$2,250,000


PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION

To support a Jewish Teen Education and Engagement Initiative in Atlanta designed to connect teens to each other and to the Atlanta Jewish Community. The initiative will center on “pathways”...

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Date

09/2016

Amount up to

$2,141,600


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 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 UpStart’s engagement in renewed strategic planning and continued programmatic experimentation. Previous grants supported the implementation of UpStart’s three-year strategic growth plan to provide the field with a full-service...

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Date

04/2021

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

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

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 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 the Consortium for Applies Studies in Jewish Education (CASJE), a coordinated scholar-practitioner-funder effort to nurture applied Jewish educational research and to produce high quality, applied research that assists...

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Date

10/2013

Amount up to

$1,528,040