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Jewish Vocational Service of San Francisco

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides job-training programs resulting in credentials and job placements in the health care, technology, and utilities industries

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

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

  • Operating


Job Opportunities Task Force

to support the general operations of this organization, which works to eliminate obstacles to stable employment through investments in adult education and skills training

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$315,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Job Opportunities Task Force

to support the general operations of this organization, as well as Project JumpStart, a pre-apprenticeship construction training program

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$400,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


JobsFirstNYC

to support the expansion of this organization’s facility with the goal of helping more individuals find, secure, and retain jobs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$125,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


JobsFirstNYC

to support the Young Adult Workforce Fund, which works to enhance and expand workforce services for out-of-school, out-of-work young adults

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Judith Creed Homes for Adult Independence

to support the construction of this organization’s new education center and inclusive training café, both of which will expand vocational preparation programs for adults with intellectual disabilities

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$800,000

Geography Served

  • Bryn Mawr, PA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Juma Ventures

to support this organization’s YouthConnect program, which provides education and employment services with the goal of preparing youth for their next educational or career opportunity

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$400,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Juma Ventures

to support a program that connects participants with their next job, as well as an education pathway to develop the skills and credentials necessary for a long-term career

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • San Francisco

Geography Served

  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


JVS Boston

to support this organization’s technology upgrades with the goal of improving the effectiveness of job-training programs and services

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$390,000

Geography Served

  • Boston, MA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


JVS SoCal

to support upgraded technology systems, as well as the creation of a distance learning platform to enhance this organization’s employment and training programs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$500,000

Geography Served

  • Los Angeles, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Capital


Kitchens for Good

to support the renovation of a kitchen, office, and classroom space with the goal of expanding this organization’s culinary and baking apprenticeship programs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$250,000

Geography Served

  • San Diego, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Kupu

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides work-based learning opportunities for youth, ages 16 to 24, who are not enrolled in school and/or are unemployed

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$500,000

Priority Community Served

  • Hawaii

Geography Served

  • Honolulu, HI

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


La Cocina

to support the renovation of this organization’s Zero Barriers Training and Entrepreneurship Center, which trains and places veterans into jobs in the food service industry

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$100,000

Geography Served

  • Arlington, VA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Liberty's Promise

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides immigrant youth, ages 15-21, with the opportunity to pursue higher education and meaningful careers

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geographies Served

  • Baltimore County, MD
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Montgomery County, MD
  • Prince George’s County, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Lotus-Women’s Hi-Tech Hub

to support the construction of a high-tech training and employment center for Druze women

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$140,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Daliat el Carmel, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Capital


Marimed Foundation for Island Healthcare Training

to support the expansion of the Maritime Careers Exploration and Placement program, which will increase access to maritime job training and placement for adults in rural communities

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • Hawaii

Geography Served

  • Throughout Hawai’i

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities

to support the Bridges from School to Work program, which helps to facilitate the transition of young adults with disabilities from school to work

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities

to support the Bridges from School to Work program, which helps to facilitate the transition of young adults with disabilities from school to work

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Maryland New Directions

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides employment-readiness training, one-on-one job coaching, and job-search and placement assistance for individuals who are experiencing life and career transitions

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$300,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Maryland Philanthropy Network

to support the Wage Record Study (managed by the Baltimore Workforce Funders Collaborative and conducted by the Jacob France Institute), which analyzes pre- and post-training earnings for participants of Maryland’s workforce development programs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$225,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Maryland Works

to support ACRE (Association of Community Rehabilitation Educators) training for this organization’s direct support professionals

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$80,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout Maryland

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Small Grant


Metropolitan Family Services

to support this organization’s Communities Partnering 4 Peace program—a long-term approach to reducing violence in the community it serves

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$250,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


More Than Words

to support the renovation of this organization’s current facility, as well as the construction of an additional facility that will provide job training for youth who are in foster care, court-involved, homeless, and/or out of school

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,000,000

Geography Served

  • Waltham, MA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


National Able Network

to support this organization’s IT Career Lab, a program that provides students with blended in-classroom and hands-on instruction, personalized career coaching, and job-search assistance

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


National Fund for Workforce Solutions

to support this organization’s programming, in addition to a new grant competition among its more than 30 funder collaboratives nationally, with the goal of organizing a new industry partnership, replicating to new communities, or developing an apprenticeship

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,000,000

Geography Served

  • Washington, DC

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


National Fund for Workforce Solutions

to support the general operations of this organization, which works with 33 local collaboratives to advance a skilled workforce, promote good jobs, and invest in equitable outcomes

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,250,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


National Skills Coalition

to support the expansion of this organization’s office space, as well as the National Fund for Workforce Solutions’ office space, both of which will allow for strategic growth of both organizations

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$340,000

Geography Served

  • Washington, DC

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners

to support the general operations of this organization, which supports workers at a variety of institutions, including small businesses, nonprofits, unions, government agencies, and credit unions achieve their financial goals

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$600,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies

to support a virtual job-training and placement platform for the Jewish community

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,750,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout the United States

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


New Heights Youth

to support the renovation of a facility, which will house this organization’s education, leadership, and basketball programs, as well as office space

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$275,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


New Horizons Supported Services

to support this organization’s employment program, which helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities find, secure, and retain employment

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$60,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Charles County, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


New Moms

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides programs that help young mothers (ages 16-24) experiencing homelessness obtain and maintain permanent housing and employment

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$125,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


New Moms

to support programs that help young mothers (ages 16-24) experiencing homelessness obtain and maintain permanent housing and employment

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$250,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


New York Community Trust

to support the New York City Workforce Funders efforts to identify gaps in workforce development, help job seekers build skills that will prepare them for sustainable employment, and increase public and private investment in workforce development policies and programs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Nontraditional Employment for Women

to support the general operations of this organization, which prepares, trains, and places women in careers in the skilled construction, utility, and maintenance trades

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$300,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


North Israel Center for Arts and Technology (NI-CAT)

to support technical job-training courses for Haredi and Israeli Arab adults

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$50,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Akko, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Program


North Lawndale Employment Network

to support the construction of a new workforce development campus and manufacturing center, which will include training, meeting, and recreational spaces

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$1,000,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Northern Tier Industry Education Consortium

to support the general operations of this organization, which exposes students, kindergarten through grade 12, to higher education and career opportunities

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$70,000

Priority Community Served

  • Northeastern Pennsylvania

Geography Served

  • Dimock, PA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


NPower

to support classroom improvements at three of this organization’s sites, which work to prepare young adults and veterans to enter the field of information technology

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$180,000

Geographies Served

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Detroit, MI
  • Newark, NJ

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


NPower

to support a program, which prepares young adults and veterans to enter the field of information technology by offering job-training, mentoring, and placement services

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,000,000

Priority Communities Served

  • Baltimore
  • New York City
  • San Francisco

Geographies Served

  • Baltimore, MD
  • New York City
  • San Francisco, CA

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


NPower

to support the renovation of this organization’s new headquarters and job-training space

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019

Amount

$120,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


OAI (Opportunity Advancement Innovation)

to support this organization’s Pre-Employment Education and Training program (PEET), which helps people obtain careers in the environmental field

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$100,000

Priority Community Served

  • Chicago

Geography Served

  • Chicago, IL

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Olim B’yahad

to support a program that assists Ethiopian Israeli graduates and students in finding high-quality jobs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2019 (Multi-year)

Amount

$300,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Lod, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Olim Together

to support the general operations of this organization, which assists Ethiopian Israeli graduates and students in finding high-quality jobs

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021

Amount

$150,000

Priority Community Served

  • Israel

Geography Served

  • Lod, Israel

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • Jewish

Grant Type

  • Operating


Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow

to support the renovation of this organization’s career center, which houses employment, education, and training programs for youth, ages 17 to 24

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020

Amount

$65,000

Priority Community Served

  • New York City

Geography Served

  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Paul's Place

to support the launch of this organization’s training program, restaurant, and catering business, which will prepare adults for careers in the food service industry

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$2,500,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Baltimore, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Penn-Mar Human Services

to support the renovation of this organization’s learning center, which works to promote independence, employment, and inclusion, and to expand its services to a greater number of people with sensory disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorder

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018

Amount

$250,000

Geography Served

  • Throughout Maryland

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Capital


Penn-Mar Human Services

to support this organization’s workforce program by upgrading the technology needed for individuals with disabilities to obtain and retain fully integrated employment

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2021 (Multi-year)

Amount

$200,000

Priority Community Served

  • Baltimore

Geography Served

  • Freeland, MD

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Program


Per Scholas

to support the general operations of this information technology training organization, which provides entry-level and advanced job training and placement

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2020 (Multi-year)

Amount

$1,000,000

Priority Communities Served

  • Baltimore
  • Chicago
  • New York City

Geographies Served

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Chicago, IL
  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


Per Scholas

to support the general operations of this organization, which provides an IT (information technology) professional training program as a pathway to employment

Focus Area

  • Jobs iconJobs

Year

  • 2018 (Multi-year)

Amount

$700,000

Priority Communities Served

  • Baltimore
  • Chicago
  • New York City

Geographies Served

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Chicago, IL
  • New York City

Serving Jewish or General Community

  • General Community

Grant Type

  • Operating


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