Jewish Women's Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago

We strive for a just world in which every Jewish woman and girl is empowered to reach her full potential.

Members: 350
Giving: $345,000 Annually
Member Contribution: $1,000 - $5,000

About Jewish Women's Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago

The Jewish Women's Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago (JWF) transforms the lives of individual Jewish women and girls through grantmaking and advocacy to further social change and strengthen families and communities.

No currently open grant opportunities

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Leadership Curriculum

Awarded to: Women Moving Millions (WMM)

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Community Empowerment to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Awarded to: Adva Center

156
Kanfei Yonah Girls School and Educational Project

Awarded to: American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

157
General Operating Support

Awarded to: Yeshivat Maharat

158
Your Health is in Your Hands: Breast Health Awareness

Awarded to: Bishvilaych Women's Health Organization

159
Crisis and Health Intervention Training for Israeli Mikvah Attendants

Awarded to: Eden Center

160
Pursuing Justice, the Law as a Tool of Change

Awarded to: Shalom Bait, Asociacion Civil de Prevencion de la Violencia Familiar

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Legal Liaison Program

Awarded to: SHALVA

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Empowering Young Men to End Sexual Exploitation Program

Awarded to: Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE)

163
Medical Response Collaborative (MRC)

Awarded to: Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women's Network (CMBWN)

164
Ma'yan Research Training Internship

Awarded to: Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago:

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University Leadership Training Program (ULTP)

Awarded to: Leo Baeck Israel Education Center

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Employment, Empowerment, and Leadership for Excelling Ethiopian Israeli Women

Awarded to: Olim Beyahad

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Economic Empowerment for Single Mothers

Awarded to: Paamonim

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Evaluating an Interactive Sexual Assault Bystander Intervention

Awarded to: University of Chicago (ci3)

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The Stories We Tell

Awarded to: The Voices and Faces Project

150
Task Force on Human Trafficking (TFHT)

Awarded to: ATZUM

151
The Public Interest Litigation Project

Awarded to: Center for Women's Justice (CWJ)

152
Supreme Court Appeals Department: Advancing Change in the Realm of Personal Status in the State of Israel

Awarded to: Mavoi Satum

153
Jewish Community Against Sex Trafficking Coalition Chicago (JCAST Chicago)

Awarded to: National Council of Jewish Women Chicago North Shore Section (NCJW)

154
Reproductive Rights Project

Awarded to: Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU, Inc.

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The Gender Index: Monitoring and Promoting the Status of Women in Israel

Awarded to: Center for the Advancement of Women in the Public Sphere (WIPS) at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute

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The Public Interest Litigation Project

Awarded to: Center for Women's Justice

82
End Demand Illinois (EDI) Campaign

Awarded to: Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE)

83
Jewish Community Against Sex Trafficking Coalition Chicago (JCAST Chicago)

Awarded to: National Council of Jewish Women Chicago North Shore Section

84
Reproductive Rights Project

Awarded to: Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU

85
Community Empowerment to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Awarded to: Adva Center

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The Jewish Service Corps

Awarded to: AVODAH

87
Women's Halakha Program for Senior Scholars

Awarded to: Beit Morasha

88
BeTween: A Jewish Community Planning Initiative

Awarded to: Jewish Community Centers (JCC)

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