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Through the Akron Legacy & Endowment Fund (ALEF) of the Jewish Community Board of Akron, several funds offer monies each year for specific programming. Absolute deadline for these grants is Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 5 pm.

 

For more information about any of these funds or applications, contact Julie Katz at 330.835.0005 or Julie_Katz@Jewishakron.org.

 

To Serve Elderly & Handicapped

 

The Edward I. Abramson JCBA Program Fund provides funding for programs and services for Jewish elderly and handicapped. This year, approximately $8.145- is available. Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 5 pm. is the deadline for applications. Individuals are not eligible to apply. 

 

This funding opportunity was created through a bequest left to the Akron Jewish community by Edward I. Abramson of blessed memory.

 

For Programming for Jewish Youth

 

The Harold and Esther Savage JCBA Fund for Youth Activities provides funding for activities, services, and programs for Jewish youth, particularly teenagers.

 

This year, approximately $15,467 is available. Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 5 pm is the deadline for applications. Individuals are not eligible to apply.

 

This funding opportunity was created through a bequest left to the Akron Jewish community by Esther Savage of blessed memory.

 

 

For Orthodox Jewish Education

 

Orthodox Jewish children can now receive scholarship aid through the William Mansdorf Education Fund Approximately $280 is available for the 2017-18 school year. Thursday Sept. 14, 2017 at 5 pm is the deadline for applications. Contact Julie Katz at 330-835-0005 or julie_katz@jewishakron.org.

 

This funding opportunity was created through a bequest left to the Akron Jewish Community by William Mansdorf of blessed memory.

 

For Israel Experiences for Teens
and Young Adults

 

The Bertha and Morris Flignor Memorial Fund provides scholarships to help teens and young adults defray the travel and tuition expenses of their Israel experiences.  Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 5 pm is the deadline for applications.  

 

For more information about this fund or application, contact Julie Katz at 330-835-0005 or julie_katz@jewishakron.org.

 

The Bertha and Morris Flignor Fund was established in memory of Bertha and Morris Flignor by the Flignor family.