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The 2017 Community Impact grants process will begin in January.

Organizations will be able submit Letters of Intent (LOI) online starting Thursday, January 5, 2017, with a deadline for submission of Monday, February 13, 2017. The link to the LOIs will be available on this page of our website. This brief submission will enable our grants committee to identify 25–30 organizations who will be invited to submit full proposals.

Organizations will be notified by Monday, March 13, 2017 whether a full proposal will be accepted. At that time, you will be sent the 2017–18 Request for Proposals (RFP) format. Full proposals will be due on April 21, 2017, and decisions will be announced in June 2017, following our annual meeting.

Please check our website in early December to learn more about the 2017-2018 Impact grant categories.

If you have questions about eligibility or your proposal concept, please contact Rabbi Andrew Kastner, Director of Community Impact, at 510.809.4934 or andrew@jfed.org.

If you have any questions about the 2017-2018 Impact Grants process, please contact Alison Stein, Community Impact Program Officer, at 510.809.4911 or alison@jfed.org.