The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati is asking organizations and individuals with bold Jewish ideas to apply for new grant funding designed to support innovation that embodies Jewish values. Collectively called the “Jewish Innovation Funds,” this new investment has two parts: macrogrants awarded for large-scale initiatives, and microgrants for smaller projects. The macrogrants, from $10,000 to $50,000, are intended for high-impact projects, … [Read more...] about Jewish Federation of Cincinnati Offering New Grants to Support Innovation
The Acharai Fund is now accepting Letters of Inquiry for its 2016 Grants to organizations in Israel. Three $50,000 grants will be awarded for programs: Assisting Victims of Terror and War* Supporting Youth At Risk Shalom Bayit: Promoting Tolerance in Israel * This grant category will be selected by the "next gen" members of the Acharai Fund. The Letter of Inquiry (LOI), as well eligibility criteria and additional grant information, is … [Read more...] about Acharai Fund 2016 Grant Process is Now Open
Building on its successful debut last year, the world’s biggest celebration of the Hebrew language returns for another run in the New York metro area March 6 with a whole new two-week slate of programs and experiences for scholars, students, culture vultures, and families. The Hagigah Ivrit (“Hebrew festival”) will feature more than 40 events on a broad range of topics in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Long Island and New Jersey, … [Read more...] about Second Annual North American Hebrew Festival Returns to New York Next Week
Lower Merion, PA - Yeshiva Lab School, an educationally progressive Modern Orthodox elementary school serving the Lower Merion Jewish community, announced today that due to overwhelming interest in its innovative pedagogy and distinctively Modern Orthodox and Zionist philosophy, it will open a middle school for the 2017- 2018 academic year. According to YLS Principal, Mrs. Becky Troodler, YLS Middle School will deliver the same highly … [Read more...] about Yeshiva Lab School to Launch Middle School for 2017-2018
Enjoy the premiere experience for Jews in tech and digital media at SXSW. Join Tech Tribe for their annual #openShabbat celebration! Escape the chaos of SXSW and find a taste of home at the ultimate un-networking event. Meet new people and catch up with friends while enjoying kosher food, song and plenty of l'chaim! Everyone is welcome, bring your friends - no experience required! This year's #openShabbat is powered by OneTable and … [Read more...] about openShabbat is back at SXSW 2016!