Right Start 2021-2022 Funding

As of July 1, 2021 all applications will be put on a wait list for the Jewish Right Start Funding for preschoolers enrolling in the 2021-2022 school year. We encourage you to still apply as things do change.

For more information, please email rachel@jewishportland.org

For those who qualify, Right Start will provide funding to help you ensure your child has the right start on developing a life rooted in Jewish values and traditions. 

Right Start will provide qualifying families

with up to ...

 

$500
for a child who attends 2 days/week

 

$1,000
for a child who attends 3 days/week

 

$1,500
for a child who attends 4 days/week

 

$2,000
for a child who attends 5 days/week

To be eligible your child must be ...

 

• Enrolled in a participating Jewish infant care, toddler care, or preschool for the first time. Grant is available one time per family.

 

• Enrolled in a class where the child attends independently and meets at least 2 days per week. The program may be half-day or full-day.

 

• A member of a family where at least one parent identifies as Jewish.

Questions? Please contact Rachel Nelson for more information at 503.892.7415 or rachel@jewishportland.org.

As of July 1, 2021 all applications for Right Start will be put on a wait list.