JWF grants have made a sustainable difference in the lives of women and girls. Some of the innovative and impactful programs we have supported include:
GlassRoots: Glass STEM Day for Girls
Sister to Sister: College Advocacy Program
National Council of Jewish Women: Essex County One Billion Rising for Justice V-day Valentine’s Day outreach raising awareness of violence against women
Community HOPE: Emergency Housing Fund for New Jersey’s Female Veterans
Rutgers University School of Nursing: Empowering Daughters and Mothers through Social Media: Newark-based program
Jewish Educational Center’s Bruriah H.S. for Girls: Improving Science Education for Girls. Funding professional development programs for science teachers to maximize upgraded facilities and equipment
Ruach Nashit: Financial Independence for Women Victims of Violence
Program for victims of violence living in a homeless shelter in Haifa
Bat Kol: Therapy Groups for Religious Lesbians
Equipping members with tools to navigate between their identities as religious Jews and gay women
Women helping women and girls. Their stories are our stories and your stories.
As part of JWFNJ’s 10th Anniversary Celebration, we will be highlighting ten of our grantee recipients throughout 2017 (one per month).
Free legal seminars for NJ female veterans
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