Caring for LGBTQ Jews, Families, and Allies in Need

Amount: 
$250,000
Year: 
2014
Field of Interest: 
Vulnerable Populations
Program Name: 
Caring for LGBTQ Jews, Families, and Allies in Need
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 2004, JQ International works to create community and advance greater inclusion of LGBTQ (lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/queer or questioning) Jews and allies through identity-building programs and services that embody Jewish values.

Grant Purpose: 

Caring for LGBTQ Jews, Families, and Allies in Need provides vital resources, programming, and services to care for LGBTQ Jews, their families, and allies in need in the LA area. It partners with Eshel, an organization that focuses on engagement of LGBTQ Jews and their families from the Orthodox community.