Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles

Amount: 
$250,000
Year: 
2018
Field of Interest: 
Religious Life
Program Name: 
Campaign for Civil Discourse
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1911 and based on Jewish values, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles convenes and leads the community and leverages its resources to assure the continuity of the Jewish people, support a secure State of Israel, care for Jews in need here and abroad, and mobilize on issues of concern to the local community, all with its local, national, and international partners.

Grant Purpose: 

The Campaign for Civil Discourse trains Jewish leaders to facilitate and practice difficult conversations around critical issues to develop a culture of dialogue across diverse sectors of the LA Jewish community, in partnership with Resetting the Table.