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Honoring Julie Morris on Her Birthday

Honoring Julie Morris on Her Birthday

Today our beloved past chair Julie Morris would have turned 81. Last year we raised over $265,000 in Julie's memory, establishing the Julie Morris Ner Tamid Fund which spreads the light that Julie shared with so many people during her remarkable life. (Learn more about the Fund here.) The Fund underwrites one Spark grant each year. This year, it also contributed $30,000 towards a Core ...

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Jewish Women’s Collective Response Fund Grants $125k to Support Israeli Women Post-Oct. 7

Jewish Women’s Collective Response Fund Grants $125k to Support Israeli Women Post-Oct. 7

The Jewish Women's Collective Response Fund, a new effort led by the Hadassah Foundation and Elluminate, is awarding grants of $25,000 each to support, elevate and empower Israeli women in the aftermath of October 7. (The grants are in addition to the Hadassah Foundation's regular grantmaking for 2024.) The Fund — representing the commitment of a total 11 Jewish women’s organizations ...
Request for Proposals from U.S.-Based Organizations

Request for Proposals from U.S.-Based Organizations

The Hadassah Foundation is requesting grant proposals from U.S.-based organizations that strengthen the leadership capacity and role of self-identifying women and girls in the U.S. Jewish community. Download the complete request for proposals and application questions here. In light of the alarming spike in antisemitism, rising social and political polarization, and the rollbacks and ...
New Look, Enduring Commitment to Women and Girls

New Look, Enduring Commitment to Women and Girls

The Hadassah Foundation is turning 25, and we are commemorating our quarter century of impact with a fresh logo and tagline: Justice Equity. Change. Welcome to our new easy-to-navigate website, where you can watch our video, meet our grant recipients, learn about our impact, and more. We also encourage you to read about us in the May-June issue of Hadassah Magazine. We believe the new ...
At Passover, Honoring Courageous Women

At Passover, Honoring Courageous Women

A Passover message from Hadassah Foundation Chair Audrey Weiner and Director Stephanie Blumenkranz: As we prepare to sit at our seder tables this year, the conflict and challenges detailed in the Passover story feel particularly resonant. However, the story is also about individuals and their acts of courage. And while Moses may seem to be the “star” of the Passover drama, we must ...

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Honoring Julie Morris on Her Birthday

Honoring Julie Morris on Her Birthday

Jewish Women’s Collective Response Fund Grants $125k to Support Israeli Women Post-Oct. 7

Jewish Women’s Collective Response Fund Grants $125k to Support Israeli Women Post-Oct. 7

Request for Proposals from U.S.-Based Organizations

Request for Proposals from U.S.-Based Organizations

New Look, Enduring Commitment to Women and Girls

New Look, Enduring Commitment to Women and Girls

At Passover, Honoring Courageous Women

At Passover, Honoring Courageous Women

Meet Our New Board Members

Meet Our New Board Members

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Our grant recipients in Israel and the United States address a variety of issues affecting those who identify as women and girls. Learn about our current and past grant recipients. Read More

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The Hadassah Foundation awards grants in four categories to Israeli and U.S. organizations. Learn about our grants and how to apply. Read More