UJA-Federation New York Neshamot Fund Accepting Letters of Inquiry

UJA-Federation of New York’s Neshamot Fund is now accepting Letters of Inquiry to support:

  • innovative programs that promote economic security for disadvantaged Jewish women in the metropolitan New York area;
  • existing programs that promote Jewish continuity for teens ninth through 12th grades or young adults 18 to 28 in the New York metropolitan area and Israel.

Eligible organizations may apply for a one-year grant, which is potentially renewable for a maximum of three years. For guidelines and application, please contact Eileen Oleet at 1.914.761.5100 ext. 123 or at oleete@ujafedny.org.

The Neshamot Fund is a Women’s Venture Philanthropy group based in Westchester County that has given grants totaling more than $1.3 million in the areas of Jewish women and children at risk and Jewish continuity.

Deadline for Letters of Inquiry: December 1, 2010.