The Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley is proud to offer Chai Starter innovation grants to local Jewish organizations and agencies. The purpose of the Chai Starter grants is to encourage innovative thinking in addressing some of the important unmet needs in the South Bay Jewish community (Mountain View to Gilroy).
Grant requestors must complete an online application by clicking here or copying and pasting the following into your browser: https://jewishfederation.typeform.com/to/CHlXbI. Please note: No single organization may submit more than 3 grant requests.
All applications must be submitted no later than 5 pm on Friday, March 2, 2018.
The Federation Board of Directors has identified five key priority areas, based on feedback from agency and synagogue leaders:
Criteria and Scoring
The following criteria will be used to evaluate each application:
How well does the program align with one (or more) of the stated priorities?
Does the program fill a community need? (Can be either one of the stated priorities above or
other identified need in the community.)
Number of people affected, significance of experience
To Qualify, Applicants Must:
Contact Marci Gordon, chief development officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408-357-7503.