Women of Reform Judaism (WRJ) has awarded a total of $210,400 in grants to 15 programs through its YES (Youth, Education, & Special Projects) Fund. Three of the grants were awarded under a new pilot program to support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) projects and initiatives committed to promoting DEI in the Jewish community.
The 2021-2022 WRJ philanthropic grants were awarded to the following organizations and programs:
Since its founding in 1913, WRJ has been a primary funder of Reform and Progressive Jewish causes. We are incredibly proud to announce the above funding to foster opportunities in the Jewish community for connection, learning, and resilience.
Women of Reform Judaism (WRJ) is the women’s affiliate of the Union for Reform Judaism representing tens of thousands of women in hundreds of women’s groups, strengthening the voice of women worldwide and empowering them to create caring communities, nurture congregations, cultivate personal and spiritual growth, and advocate for and promote progressive Jewish values. Visit www.wrj.org for more information.
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