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

There is a Jewish proverb, “He that can’t endure the bad, will not live to see the good”.  As we enter summer 2021 with a new sense of hope that 2020 is behind us, I am grateful that my children will be off at camp making memories and enriching their Jewish identities.  I am just as grateful that I had the time to spend with them in plenty during the pandemic.  I was able to reacquaint myself with the wonderful people they are, have become and continued optimism of what they can be.  A Facebook post I created reminded me it was at this time four years ago our family stood atop Masada in Israel and witnessed their b’nai mitzvah.   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