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Signature Grant

CUNY Hillels: Sephardic Life on Campus Initiative

CUNY Hillels: Sephardic Life on Campus Initiative

Queens College Hillel – To support the CUNY Hillels: Sephardic Life on Campus Initiative, a partnership between all five major CUNY campuses in New York City, which will focus on Jewish learning, leadership training, and community building for Sephardic and Mizrahi students.  

Ignition Grant

Tools for Congregational Life and Learning

Tools for Congregational Life and Learning

Liz Lerman – To support the development of Tools for Congregational Life and Learning, a new online resource for educators that will focus on Liz Lerman’s creative practices and methods.

Signature Grant

Community in Song

Community in Song

The Kitchen – To support the Community in Song project, an initiative that will build community, increase Jewish literacy, and engage people in Jewish practice through song.

Ignition Grant

The Intergenerational Enrichment Center

The Intergenerational Enrichment Center

Young Israel of Deerfield Beach – To create meaningful intergenerational relationships and enhance the Hebrew reading skills of Boca Raton Jewish day school students in Grades K-2 by pairing them with retired educators for tutoring.  

Ignition Grant

Building Jewish Grandparents Learning Communities

Building Jewish Grandparents Learning Communities

Jewish Grandparents Network – To pilot the creation of micro-communities of Jewish grandparents in the Chicago area that will empower grandparents to become active and impassioned cultivators of Jewish values and traditions while simultaneously enriching their own Jewish identities.

Ignition Grant

Roots: Deep Jewish Wisdom for Daily Living

Roots: Deep Jewish Wisdom for Daily Living

Temple Israel of Boston – To create and facilitate through The Riverway Project, Roots: Deep Jewish Wisdom for Daily Living, a Jewish spiritual resilience curriculum for Generation Z, Millennials, and the latter years of Generation X. Temple Israel of Boston created the Riverway Project in an effort to connect Jews in their twenties and thirties with Judaism and with each other. Roots: Deep ...

Ignition Grant

2020 Vision

2020 Vision

JCC Manhattan – To develop a curriculum beginning with a weeklong pilot program of 2020 Vision and continuing with a year-long civics “boot camp” course aimed at preparing teens for full participation in democratic society by training them in the art of civil discourse and introducing them to important topics such as news literacy, identifying community challenges, and encouraging activ...

Ignition Grant

ME/WE: Seeing Something New Together

ME/WE: Seeing Something New Together

JCC Greater Boston – To implement the ME/WE project, which uses art to elicit and create stories to help families explore their own narratives and connection to Jewish life. ME/WE: Seeing Something New Together is a direct response to the changing Jewish cultural landscape and to the needs of families of every configuration who want to connect Jewishly. ME/WE will help them clarify their Je...

Signature Grant

CSI: Coffee. Study. Interpret.

CSI: Coffee. Study. Interpret.

The Well – To fund the expansion of its CSI: Coffee. Study. Interpret., a Beit Midrash-style learning series, to three new communities. Initially funded as a Covenant Ignition Grant, CSI offers monthly learning sessions in Metro Detroit, engaging under and unaffiliated young Jewish adults with Jewish text, contemporary issues in the community, and with each other. In 2016, each session dre...

Signature Grant

Jewish Educational Enrichment for Limmud FSU Volunteers

Jewish Educational Enrichment for Limmud FSU Volunteers

Limmud FSU International Foundation – To fund a holistic volunteer education and leadership training program for United States-based Limmud FSU volunteers. Limmud FSU brings together Jews from the Former Soviet Union (FSU) through dynamic, pluralistic gatherings drawing large and enthusiastic audiences. Limmud FSU promotes lifelong Jewish learning, strengthens Jewish identity, and works to ...