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approved since 2018:

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International Rescue Committee

to support this organization, which provides access to stable housing, primary and specialized health services, food support, financial coaching, and job placement for refugees

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$250,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


International Rescue Committee

to support a comprehensive service delivery model, which provides housing, health, and jobs assistance for immigrant households

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$250,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Israel Religious Action Center

to support a “one-stop shop,” which will provide comprehensive case management and wraparound services for immigrant women who are escaping domestic violence

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Jerusalem, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Israel Religious Action Center (IRAC)

to support a “one-stop shop,” which will provide comprehensive case management and wraparound services for immigrant women who are escaping domestic violence

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$110,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Rishon LeZion, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


JCH Bensonhurst

to provide emergency services for the Jewish immigrant community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$75,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI)

to support job-training programs for Ethiopian immigrants, domestic violence-prevention programs for incoming citizens, and homecare programs for older adults who are unable to leave their homes

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$500,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Throughout Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Child and Family Services

to support the development of this organization’s main campus, which will house several agencies, as well as an adolescent outreach and counseling

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$750,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Capital


Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund of San Francisco, Marin, Peninsula and Sonoma Counties

to support the general operations of this organization, which cares for the most vulnerable in the Bay Area, and in the global Jewish community, by providing programs for older adults; job services; assistance to children and families in crisis, including those escaping domestic violence; and supports to meet other emergency needs locally and throughout the world, with additional funding to support emergency expenses ensuring the safety and security of the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund of San Francisco, Marin, Peninsula and Sonoma Counties

to support the general operations of this organization, which cares for the most vulnerable in the Bay Area, and in the global Jewish community, by providing programs for older adults; job services; assistance to children and families in crisis, including those escaping domestic violence; and supports to meet other emergency needs locally and throughout the world

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Federation and Endowment of San Francisco, Marin, Peninsula and Sonoma Counties

to support security for the local Jewish community, including training, installation of security equipment, and dedicated personnel

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Relations Council of New York

to support training, education, and programs focused on combatting antisemitism

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Relations Council of San Francisco Marin & Peninsula

to support training, education, and programs focused on combatting antisemitism

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Services

to provide emergency food, health care, and housing services for the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$55,000

Priority Community Served

  • Hawaii

Geography Served

  • Throughout Hawai’i

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Community Services

to support the increased need for older adult subsidies in the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania

to support security for the local Jewish community, including training, installation of security equipment, and dedicated personnel

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Northeastern Pennsylvania

Geography Served

  • Throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania

to support emergency expenses ensuring the safety and security of the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Northeastern Pennsylvania

Geography Served

  • Scranton, PA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Federations of North America

to support the safety and security of Jewish communities through a new initiative, LiveSecure, which will provide information and resources to local Jewish Federations, including national best practices on training and coordination of intelligence through Secure Community Network (SCN)

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$200,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish Funders Network

to support the general operations of this organization, which works to advance the quality and impact of Jewish philanthropy, and to support the National Affinity Group on Jewish Poverty, a nationwide collaborative effort dedicated to addressing the issue of poverty within the Jewish community throughout the US

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$500,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Jewish Social Justice Roundtable

to support this network of 70 organizations, which works to strengthen the Jewish social justice field and advance racial equity within the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$150,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago

to support the general operations of this organization, which serves more than 500,000 Chicago-area residents of all faiths, as well as the Jewish community throughout the world, by providing services for the most vulnerable, including safety-net services for local Holocaust survivors, customized employment assistance, and resources for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago

to support security for the local Jewish community, including training, installation of security equipment, and dedicated personnel

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago

to support the general operations of this organization, which serves more than 500,000 Chicago-area residents of all faiths, as well as the Jewish community throughout the world, by providing services for the most vulnerable, including safety-net services for local Holocaust survivors, customized employment assistance, resources for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and additional funding to support emergency expenses ensuring the safety and security of the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago

to support training, education, and programs focused on combatting antisemitism

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jews of Color Initiative

to support the Jews of Color Field Building Initiative, a national effort focused on building and advancing the professional, organizational, and communal field for Jews of Color

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$50,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jews of Color Initiative

to support a leadership development program; planning for an initiative in partnership with the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable that will work to advance racial equity; and the staffing and operations of a COVID-19 emergency relief fund

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$350,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jews of Color Initiative

to support a national effort focused on building and advancing the professional, organizational, and communal field for Jews of Color through grantmaking, research, and community education

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$500,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Jews of Color Initiative

$1,000,000 operating/$150,000 program to support a leadership development program and to support the general operations of this national effort focused on building and advancing the professional, organizational, and communal field for Jews of Color through grantmaking, research, and community education

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,150,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating
  • Program


JPRO Network

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides professional development, networking opportunities, and other programming for employees at Jewish nonprofits

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Kanaeokana

to support the purchase of computers, software, and technical assistance for schools, families, and nonprofit organizations working together to advance student well-being

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$450,000

Priority Community Served

  • Hawaii

Geography Served

  • Throughout Hawai’i

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Keshet

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides education and training to build awareness about LGBTQ issues and empowers those in the Jewish community who identify as LGBTQ through programming and leadership development

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$500,000

Geography Served

  • Boston, MA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Keshet

to support the implementation of a donor management software system, which will allow this organization to more efficiently manage donor-advised funds

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$160,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Jerusalem, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Capital


Lavender Youth Recreation and Information Center

to support the renovation of this organization’s headquarters, which provides education enhancement, career training, health promotion, and leadership development for LGBTQ+ youth

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$350,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Leading Edge

to support dedicated time for Leading Edge, Jews of Color Initiative, and Safety Respect Equity Network to collaborate on projects that will strengthen the Jewish nonprofit sector

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Leading Edge

to support the general operations of this organization, which focuses on attracting, developing and retaining top executive talent to the Jewish communal sector, including its CEO Onboarding program, as well as strengthening partnerships between lay and professional leaders, and helping to create leading places to work

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$500,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Leading Edge

to support the general operations of this organization, which offers a cohort-based program for onboarding new CEOs, strengthens partnerships between lay leaders and professionals, and conducts original research, including its annual employee engagement survey

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$500,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Leading Edge

to support the second season of Just Leading, a podcast collaboration between Gali Cooks, Leading Edge; Ilana Kaufman, Jews of Color Initiative; and Elana Wien, SafetyRespectEquity Network, with the goal of strengthening the Jewish nonprofit sector through leadership development and advancement of gender equity

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Life After Hate

to support this organization’s work combatting white supremacy and antisemitism, as well as programs serving women fleeing extremist groups

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Living Classrooms

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides the skills and supports necessary for individuals to overcome barriers to school, work, and family life

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$250,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Lo Omdot Me’negged – Assisting Women in the Cycle of Prostitution

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides comprehensive case management for women leaving the sex industry

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Ramat Gan, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Ma Ka Hana Ka Ike

to support the general operations of this organization, which address food insecurity, provides job training, and supports older adults to age-in-place in their rural community

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Hawaii

Geography Served

  • Maui, HI

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations (MANO)

to support the general operations of this organization, which serves as the backbone of the state’s nonprofit sector and to support technical assistance to a cohort of direct-service providers in Baltimore City

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout Maryland

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Maryland Book Bank

to support the expansion of this organization’s facility with the goal of providing more storage, as well as a larger distribution of books and other educational resources

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$85,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Maryland Nonprofits

to support the general operations of this organization, which works to build the capacity of nonprofits

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$60,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout Maryland

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Maryland Philanthropy Network

to support this organization’s Baltimore Workforce Funders Collaborative and Education Funders Affinity Group, both of which work to strengthen and align investments in their respective fields

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$60,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Maryland Philanthropy Network

to support the relocation of this organization as well as technology upgrades, with the goal of expanding and enhancing their meeting capacity

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$150,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Metropolitan Family Services

to support Communities Partnering 4 Peace, a 16-agency collaborative that identifies individuals at the highest risk for violence and connects them with mental health and substance abuse care, jobs, and legal assistance

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$500,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


National Council of Jewish Women

to support Connecting for Impact, a professional development and networking program for leaders working in the field of violence against women

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$175,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Pardes Hanna, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


Network of Jewish Human Services Agencies

to support the general operations of this umbrella organization for 140 social service agencies serving Jewish communities

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Neve Eshkol

to support the renovation of a day care center for older adults coping with dementia and cognitive decline

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$400,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Negev, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Capital


New Venture Fund/SafetyRespectEquity

to support a three-year commitment for the development and implementation of the SafetyRespectEquity project, which works to ensure safe, respectful, and equitable Jewish workplaces and communal spaces by addressing sexual harassment, sexism, and gender discrimination

Focus Area

  • Community Services iconCommunity Services

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$750,000

Geography Served

  • Washington, DC

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


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