The Hadassah Foundation has awarded the 2017 Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize to Stephanie Goldfarb, program director for youth philanthropy and leadership at the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago. The Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize recognizes emerging professionals who have made innovative contributions to advance the status of women and girls in Israel and the United States. Awardees demonstrate a high degree of talent, … [Read more...] about Chicago Youth Educator Awarded Hadassah Foundation’s Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize
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The Hadassah Foundation has issued an RFP for Israeli organizations working to empower low-income Israeli women. It is interested in social change, gender-sensitive projects that help low-income women of all backgrounds in Israel achieve economic independence. Grants of up to $25,0000 will be awarded. The Foundation is particularly interested in programs that provide cutting-edge approaches to solve problems that have not been addressed … [Read more...] about Hadassah Foundation issues RFP for Israeli Organizations
The Hadassah Foundation is holding two contests about the intersection of Jewish identify and feminism for high school students - an essay contest and a video contest - to mark its “Chai” (18th) Year of grant making. All entries are due by July 10th, 2017. The essay contest winner will have a one-on-one meeting via phone or videoconference with noted author Anita Diamant; their work may also appear in Hadassah Magazine. The video conference … [Read more...] about Calling all Aspiring Writers and Film Makers!
The Hadassah Foundation, which invests in social change to empower girls and women in Israel and the United States, has given $330,000 in grants to 21 Israeli organizations that enhance economic opportunities for women in Israel. The Foundation is a philanthropic pioneer in the fields of improving economic security for low-income Israeli women and developing leadership and self-esteem programs for adolescent Jewish girls and young women in the … [Read more...] about The Hadassah Foundation Awards $330,000 in Grants to Israeli Organizations
The Hadassah Foundation is seeking nominations for its annual Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize. The Prize honors the achievements of an up-and-coming feminist leader - someone who is making a positive impact on the lives of Jewish girls and young women in the United States, or for Israeli women. It also provides the winner with something that is all-too-rare in the Jewish community: funds to pursue a professional development activity. All … [Read more...] about Applications Open: Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize