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Ignition Grant

JCC Global MekoRock: Connecting Youth to the Global Jewish Community through Music

JCC Global MekoRock: Connecting Youth to the Global Jewish Community through Music

The Harold and Elaine Shames Jewish Community Center on the Hudson – To fund the JCC Global MekoRock: Connecting Youth to the Global Jewish Community through Music program, which engages teens through music and uses Jewish texts as vehicles for strengthening Jewish education, Jewish identity, and Jewish peoplehood.

Signature Grant

The Willesden READ Day School Initiative

The Willesden READ Day School Initiative

Hold On To Your Music – To educate students at Jewish day schools in six cities across the country about the Holocaust and the Kindertransport, through The Willesden READ Day School Initiative, which utilizes educational, dramatic, literary, and musical concepts. The core of The Willesden READ is the book, The Children of Willesden Lane, by authors Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen; the educator r...

Signature Grant

Girls in Trouble Curriculum, Phase 2

Girls in Trouble Curriculum, Phase 2

Girls in Trouble – To launch Phase 2 of the Girls in Trouble Curriculum, in which 15 additional Biblical women will be brought to life through the powerful combination of art, music, and text. The Girls in Trouble Curriculum is a series of in-depth study guides for encountering women of the Torah through art, created by musician and Jewish educator Alicia Jo Rabins. The curriculum reveals h...

Signature Grant

The Complicated Lives of Biblical Women: An Arts-Based Curriculum

The Complicated Lives of Biblical Women: An Arts-Based Curriculum

To develop, pilot, and electronically distribute The Complicated Lives of Biblical Women, an innovative, arts-based curriculum about the women of Torah for teens and adults structured around “Girls in Trouble,” an indie-folk song cycle about women of the Torah. The Complicated Lives of Biblical Women is an innovative, arts-based curriculum about the women of Torah for teens and adults structur...

Signature Grant

Shir Transformation: A Congregational Music Program to Enhance and Sustain Jewish Life

Shir Transformation: A Congregational Music Program to Enhance and Sustain Jewish Life

To fund development and implementation of a Jewish music education program for innovative educational, spiritual, and community growth, with intent to reach out to the unaffiliated, especially Millennials, in the greater Treasure Valley of Idaho.

Signature Grant

Jewish Arts and Music (JAM)

Jewish Arts and Music (JAM)

To support the creation of a comprehensive, unique, and adaptable Jewish arts education program and curriculum.

Signature Grant

An Integrated Model for Music and Jewish Education

An Integrated Model for Music and Jewish Education

To integrate music and Jewish education at two pilot schools through staff training, a comprehensive curriculum, and by introducing music as a gateway to prayer and experiential learning.

Signature Grant

The Carlebach Shabbat Experience

The Carlebach Shabbat Experience

A project to create material and train leaders to bring the unique Carlebach Shabbat experience to congregations around the country