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Community Services

The Foundation helps to build stronger communities through strategic partnerships.

The Weinberg Foundation recognizes that certain service providers operate multiple programs that meet a range of basic human needs and span many of the Foundation’s funding priorities. Organizations that provide services bridging the areas of Housing, Health, Jobs, and Education may be eligible for a Community Services grant.

The Foundation is also engaged in a range of proactive strategic initiatives focused on addressing Jewish poverty on a national scale, as well as strengthening the Jewish nonprofit sector at-large. For more on the Foundation’s commitment to the Jewish Community, as well as key initiatives in this area, please click here.

Geographic Focus Areas

The Foundation awards Community Services grants to organizations within our priority communities that provide a range of critical services to meet a range of basic needs.

Priorities

Community Services grants must incorporate multiple focus areas outlined in the Housing, Health, Jobs, and Education sections of the website.

How to Apply

The Foundation has an online application process for all capital, program, and operating grant requests. To learn more about how to apply, including eligibility, click the link below.

Key Initiatives

Mobility LABs (Learning and Action Bets)

This $25 million initiative is a strategic collaboration among national and regional philanthropic partners, including Robin Hood, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Tipping Point Community, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Over four years, Mobility LABs will spur the development of new solutions to sustainably lift families out of poverty in diverse urban, suburban, and rural communities and promote dynamic leaders who will aim to change the national conversation around social and economic mobility.

Baltimore’s Promise

The Foundation has granted more than $7 million to support this collaborative initiative dedicated to improving children’s health and education outcomes in Baltimore, from birth through college and/or career.

Contact Information

If you have any questions, or require any additional information regarding the grant process, please contact grantsintake@hjweinberg.org.