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Community Impact Grant

Grants to East Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Synagogues
for Work that Impacts the Local Jewish Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Jewish Federation and The Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay

LOI Date:

02/02/18

Deadline Date:

03/23/18

Description:

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Grants to East Bay, California nonprofit organizations and synagogues whose work impacts the local Jewish communities. Funding is intended to support organizations who work toward the Federation's and Foundation's mission of tzedakah (righteous giving), chesed (loving-kindness), and Tikkun Olam (repairing the world).

The Jewish Federation and the Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay provide grants to organizations whose work impact the East Bay Jewish community in two categories:

- Sustaining support: funds are intended to be used for core operating support
- Programmatic support: funds are intended to support a specific project, initiative in full or part

Special consideration will be given to collaborative initiatives.

The Federation and Foundation work to build a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community, support organizations and programs that help local Jewish families and connect donors with opportunities that match their vision, values, and goals.

To this end, Federation and Foundation are dedicated to building and sustaining a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community and supporting Jewish life in the East Bay, Israel, and around the world.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 149910

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

In order to be eligible, organizations must:

- Work toward the mission of the Jewish Federation and The Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay.
- Contribute to Jewish communal life in the East Bay.
- Be tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service Code.
- This year, synagogues are invited to submit Community Impact Grant proposals for programmatic support

Organizations can also submit applications through a sponsoring organization if the sponsor has 501(c)(3) status, and provides written authorization confirming its willingness to act as the fiscal sponsor.

Pre-Application Information:

Important Dates:

- Letters of Intent (LOIs) posted online: January 4, 2018
- Letters of Inent (LOIs) due: February 2, 2018
- Invitation to submit a full proposal: February 15, 2018
- Proposals due: March 23, 2018
- Decisions announced: Late May 2018
- Grants paid: January 2019

Mission:
https://www.jfed.org/about-us/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Questions about eligibility or proposal concept, please contact:

Rabbi Andrew Kastner, Director of Community Impact
510.809.4934
andrew@jfed.org

Questions about the 2017-2018 Impact Grants process, please contact:

Alison Stein, Community Impact Program Officer
510.809.4911
alison@jfed.org

Street address:
2121 Allston Way
Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94720

Mailing address:
PO Box 370
Berkeley, CA 94701-0370

Phone: 510.809.4900
Fax: 510.318.8344

Grant Coverage Areas:

For more information on region:
https://www.jfed.org/resources/community-map/

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USA: California: East Bay

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