Nursing Student Loan Fund

Amount: 
$96,000
Year: 
2007
Field of Interest: 
Vulnerable Populations
Program Name: 
Nursing Student Loan Fund
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1904, the Jewish Free Loan Association provides interest-free loans on a nonsectarian basis to needy individuals and families for emergencies, education, developing small businesses, health care, and life cycle events.

Grant Purpose: 

The Nursing Student Loan Fund is an interest-free loan fund that has expanded from one specifically focused on increasing the available pool of nurses at the Los Angeles Jewish Home to one that supports an array of nursing programs.