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WOMEN'S GIVING CIRCLE GRANTS

 

The Women’s Giving Circle’s mission is to enhance the lives of Jewish women and children who need help and live in Israel. Each year, WGC distributes grants to nonprofit organizations in Israel who help fulfill our mission. Since its start in 2014, we have distributed more than $178,000 in grants to nonprofits in Israel that help women and children of all backgrounds live safer, healthier and more meaningful lives.

 

If you are a nonprofit in Israel whose programs help to enhance the lives of Jewish women and children, and wish to receive a grant from the Women’s Giving Circle, please follow the granting process below.

 

GRANTING PROCESS

 

  • There is one (1) granting cycle per year; granting applications are accepted prior to each cycle period.
  • You must be an Israeli nonprofit organization.
  • Grants range from $4,000 to $6,000 in funding per program.
  • Click the “Apply” button on this page to apply.
  • We make our best effort to respond to your application within 90 days from the above referenced application dates.
  • Grants must be used within 12 months of the date of funding.
  • Application window is August 31 - December 31 of each year.

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IMPORTANT DATES

AUGUST 27, 2018: Grant Applications Open for 2019.

JANUARY 3, 2019: Grant Applications Close

For information on this program,
please contact:

Jeremy Lisitza

941.343.2113

jlisitza@jfedsrq.org

 

GRANT RECIPIENTS

2014 

$18,000 total in grants awarded

  • Nebga - Network of Houses of Hope for Children At-Risk in Israel
  • Family Nest Ashkelon
  • Orr Shalom for Children and Youth at Risk
  • YEDID The Association for Community Empowerment
  • Livnot U'Lehibanot

2015

$25,000 total in grants awarded

  • Family Nest
  • Latet - Israeli Humanitarian Aid
  • Health and Community Service Center
  • Yad Ezra V Shulamit
  • The Jerusalem Hills Therapeutic Centers
  • Neve Hadassa Youth Village
  • American Friends of NATAL – Israel Trauma Center for Victims of Terror and War
  • American Friends of Leket Israel
  • ZAKA
  • Eden Association

2016

$40,000 total in grants awarded

  • Friends for the Community in Israel 
  • Am. Friends of the Jordan River Village Family 
  • NATAL
  • First Hug Assn. 
  • Orr Shalom   
  • Yad Ezra V'Shulamit 
  • Ethiopian National Project 
  • Tenufa Bakehila (Building Hope) 
  • The Jewish Agency for Israel
  • Health and Community Service
  • Crossroads Jerusalem 

2017

$50,000 total in grants awarded

  • Israel Phliharmonic Orchestra
  • Artist 4 Israel
  • Ethiopian National Project (ENP)
  • Shabatai Levi Home
  • Mavoi Satum
  • Orr Shalom
  • Krembo Wings
  • Bat Melech
  • Economic Empowerment for Women
  • Crossroads

2018

$40,788 total in grants awarded

  • Orr Shalom for Children and Youth at Risk
  • Ethiopian National Project
  • Crossroads
  • Economic Empowerment for Women
  • Mavoi Satum
  • TIKVOT
  • ELI: Israel Association for Child Protection
  • American Friends of Leket Israel

2019

2020

2021