Foundation / Corporation
Righteous Persons Foundation (RPF)
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that foster an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. Funding is intended to support projects on a national scale that inspire dedication to social justice, further understanding between Jews and people of other faiths and backgrounds, invest in the next generation, and strengthen Jewish identity, arts, and culture.
While past grants have been made in a number of areas, the Foundation is currently directing the majority of its resources towards organizations and projects that:
The Foundation funds both general operating expenses and expenses related to a specific program.
GrantWatch ID#: 151744
Grants awarded by the Righteous Persons Foundation have ranged in amount from $5,000 to $150,000 per year. The majority of grants, however, have been between $50,000 to $100,000 per year.
Multi-year funding is occasionally available.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please send one copy of the LOI via e-mail to email@example.com.
For questions, please contact the Foundation at the above email address.
Righteous Persons Foundation
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