With the support of a more than $4 million matching grant from the Jim Joseph Foundation, along with financial assistance from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is developing the Los Angeles Jewish Teen Initiative as part...
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Tag: Jim Joseph Foundation
November 11, 2015 | 2:52 pm
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The Jim Joseph Foundation is making major grants for teen education and programs for the outdoors as part of a planned $24 million in allocations.
The grants were announced earlier this month after the San Francisco-based organization’s winter meeting. Many of the programs to be...
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Trying to interest teenagers in activities is difficult, parents and teachers know well, especially given what technology has done to the attention spans of young people.
So how to get them to partake in doing Jewish over other pursuits?
The Jim Joseph Foundation commissioned...
February 27, 2013 | 12:58 pm
As the Jim Joseph Foundation, a San Francisco-based foundation that focuses on Jewish education, wraps up three major grants in the Los Angeles area, its beneficiaries are touting their programs’ successes as models for Jewish funding.
One such grant, the High School...
January 16, 2013 | 10:51 am
The Jewish service group Repair the World has named David Eisner its new CEO and president.
“Repair the World is a young organization with a limitless potential to help others and to have a profound impact on Jewish volunteerism and service in the United States,” Eisner said in a...
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The Foundation for Jewish Camp’s new grant cycle will fund the creation of four new specialty Jewish overnight camps.
The Specialty Camps Incubator II funding cycle represents the second stage of an $8.6 million grant jointly funded by the Jim Joseph Foundation and the Avi Chai...
September 8, 2009 | 4:24 pm
Three Jewish seminaries across the denominational spectrum will receive a total of $12 million to help train new Jewish educators.
The Jim Joseph Foundation announced Tuesday that it will distribute the grants over a five-year period to the Conservative movement’s Jewish...
March 23, 2009 | 3:35 pm
NEW YORK (JTA)—Several of the country¹s largest Jewish foundations and organizations have banded together to form a new nonprofit aimed at creating a Jewish social service movement.
The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, Einhorn Family Charitable Trust, Jim Joseph...
March 18, 2009 | 5:09 am
L.A. Receives Emergency Grant to Pay for Jewish Education
Five communities, including Los Angeles, will split an $11 million emergency grant from the Jim Joseph Foundation for day school and Jewish camp tuition assistance over the next two years. The San Francisco-based foundation...