Philanthropy & Advocacy

Central District

YES Fund

We nurture the leaders of tomorrow in the Jewish community through our philanthropic endeavors, reaching people at a local, national, and global level. WRJ provides grants through its YES (Youth, Education, and Special Projects) Fund and additional grants for social good through general funding.

Show Your Support for Central District

Wear this pin to show your support for our sisterhoods and start your collection of District Sisterhood pins today! Proceeds from the sale of this pin will go into a WRJ Central District Fund to support WRJ projects. The cost of the pin is $10.

To inquire about ordering a pin, contact Liz McOsker at

Central District Pin

Advocacy & Social Justice

From advancing women’s leadership and equality in Jewish life and in society at large to championing numerous critical social justice issues, WRJ has been at the forefront of major efforts in the work of tikkun olam, repairing the world.