Builders of Jewish Education

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Amount:
$101,500
Year:
2020
Field of Interest:
Youth
Program Name:
Grant Type:
COVID-19 Response
Grant Website
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ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION

BJE is Los Angeles’ central coordinating resource for Jewish education, connecting thousands of families and children to a broad range of Jewish educational opportunities. During the pandemic, it is working to help support remote learning curriculum and infrastructure across over 140 Jewish schools.

GRANT PURPOSE

To mitigate the economic hardship resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and to help them achieve long-term organizational sustainability.

With the generous support of The Foundation, BJE will be able to improve its website presence, making educational resources available to educators and families; extend the reach of its Holocaust education programs, and creatively engage teens in experiential Jewish education opportunities, during this challenging period. The impact of this support is far-reaching; The Foundation plays a vital role in strengthening Jewish education in the Los Angeles Jewish community.

Dr. Gil Graff
Executive Director