Foundation / Corporation
Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix
01/10/20 Noon Arizona time
Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Greater Phoenix, Arizona and Israel nonprofit organizations that work to make a positive difference in the Jewish community. Applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an LOI. The 2020 focus area for local organizations is creative approaches to engaging Jews who are not actively and intentionally connected to the Jewish community. The goal of the Israel grants is to improve the lives of vulnerable families and individuals in Israel by supporting programs that provide them with the tools needed to become self-reliant and break the cycle of poverty.
The Jewish Community Foundation will consider local letters of intent in the following categories:
The JCF encourages collaboration between local Jewish agencies and prioritizes funds for the following:
For Israel Grants, examples of eligible programs include vocational training or education with accompanying social supports for individuals to obtain and maintain gainful employment; financial literacy and life skills, micro-lending and entrepreneurial efforts. Programs must fall under the categories described under grants serving Greater Phoenix. Programs are also supported that specifically aim to improve relations between Jews and Arabs in Israel.
GrantWatch ID#: 175852
The Foundation does not have established minimum and maximum grant amounts. However, typical grants range from $5,000 to $20,000. Although grants above $20,000 are awarded, larger allocations are generally reserved for programs that will become an ongoing part of an organization’s work. Requests of $25,000 or more require permission from the Foundation at least three weeks before submitting a Letter of Intent.
All programs must start after March 1, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit an LOI: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_5987?SA=SNA&FID=35028
If you are uncertain about your eligibility, please contact Sheryl Quen at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (480) 699-1717.
USA: Arizona: Greater Phoenix Area