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  • Apply for a Women's Giving Circle Grant - DEADLINE MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018

    Jewish Women’s Giving Circle seeks to expand and improve opportunities in all aspects of Jewish women and girls’ lives through strategic and effective grant-making. We empower women as leaders, funders and decision makers.

    We are interested in projects that recognize Jewish women and have unique needs both because of their gender and their religious cultural heritage.

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Federation advocates for our community on issues in the areas of social justice, civil rights, the environment, Israel, and more.

Create a Jewish Legacy

Federation helps you pass down your values to future generations. How will you assure Jewish tomorrows?

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