Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Prescott

20 Years of Making a Difference
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Who Are We?

We are a not for profit public charity created solely for educational, charitable, and religious purposes governed by an all-volunteer Board of Trustees

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Why We Give

For over 5,000 years, Jewish teaching have emphasized the importance of Tzedakah (Hebrew for charity).  Unlike voluntary giving, Tzedakah is considered an ethical and moral obligation to give regardless of one’s financial resources

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To Whom We Give

The simple answer: You, the community.  We provide funding to agencies and organizations that meet the basic needs of the less fortunate, as well as projects and initiatives that benefit the community, the state and in some cases our nation

LEADERSHIP REFLECTIONS

With the recent passing of the Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsberg, it would behoove me to reflect upon her passion and dedication to law and justice and her meaningful purpose supporting women’s rights during Women’s History Month.  In 2019, I researched and shared just a smidge of her life and accomplishments on our facebook page in addition to other remarkable Jewish women: Nancy Brinker, founder of the Susan G Komen Foundation, Anne Frank, author and historian of her profound experiences as a teenager during the Holocaust, Golda Mier, Prime Minster to Israel and Gertrude Elion, a Nobel Prize winning Chemist who championed a chemotherapy treatment for children.   READ MORE >>

Making a Difference Within Our Community

Grants

Grants

Supporting local non-profits

Health Care

Health Care

Investing in the future of healthcare

Cultural

Cultural

Supporting and enriching charities

Philanthropy

Giving together for a world of good

Outreach

Holocaust Remembrance

Holocaust Remembrance

We will never forget

Missions to Israel

Missions to Israel

Building bridges

What You Do Matters

What You Do Matters

Lessons from the Holocaust