LimmudLA

Amount: 
$250,000
Year: 
2007
Field of Interest: 
Religious Life
Program Name: 
LimmudLA
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 2007, LimmudLA connects diverse Jews of all ages, affiliations, and orientations in Southern California through learning with a diversity of perspectives, inspiring Jews to build communities and promoting an organizational structure grounded in volunteer leadership.

Grant Purpose: 

LimmudLA will launch a Los Angeles program of a model to increase engagement in and understanding of Jewish life, religion, arts and culture, values, and history. Programs engage Jews from all denominations and generations in year-round learning events, online activities, and an annual 3-day conference.

Throughout the grant process, The Foundation asked the tough questions that enabled us to create specific milestones and benchmarks early in the process.

Shep Rosenman
Conference Co-Chair, LimmudLA