News & Events

Honoring Their Children by Helping the Community0

Award established by Robyn Kessler & Jeff Timan and Martha & Bill Sampson recognizes THA faculty who go above and beyond expectations and demonstrate exceptional merit in teaching and inspiring students.
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$328,335 Awarded to 20 Organizations0

JCF focused 2016 Community Grants Program funding in 3 areas: Local Jewish; Local General; and Israel & Global Jewry. New this year: Synagogue Mini-Grants to aid smaller projects. JCF partners with JFSA for Jewish grant making.

Andy & Linda Kunsberg: Like Daughter, Like Parents0

They decided they needed to follow in the footsteps of their daughter Rebecca. "...We too, needed to be more connected to the Jewish community and give back."
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Equal Rights for Women in Israel0

JCF awards $10,000 to Israel Religious Action Center, preeminent civil and human rights organization.

THA Receives $2,500 award from Goldman Family Israel Scholarship0

The award helps pay for a student's travel expenses to Israel for the May 2016 trip.

Josh & Ashley Hurand: Stepping Up for a Community They Love0

They recently opened a Donor Advised Fund, following in the footsteps of Josh’s parents, grandparents, and great grandparents.

$33,700 Grant Funds Teachers for Secular Subjects at Hachmey Lev0

JCF is the first Jewish community foundation to fund secular education in Israel that helps lift Haredi boys out of poverty.
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Scholarship Honors Dr. Goldfein’s Memory0

We absolutely love working with families to establish scholarships and awards that honor their loved ones... The Dr. Sam Goldfein Memorial Fund is one such example.

Holocaust History Center Receives Message of Hope Funding0

This generous grant of $3,600 helps bring students to the Jewish History Museum and the Holocaust History Center.

Mellan Family Endowment Fund Established0

Stu & Nancy Mellan's family fund will provide annual support for JFSA, fund an annual artist in residency project, and support food security programs.