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The Jewish Federation creates Jewish Connections for Life. Our core programs include advocacy, Jewish engagement, Israel and World Jewry, and Jewish legacy. Make your gift today!

 A variety of grant and scholarship opportunities are available:

Special Initiatives Fund (SIF) Grants
SIF grants serve special purposes. Ignition Grants support innovative or one-time needs; Women's Endowment Fund grants support programs benefiting girls and women locally and in Israel; and Small Agency Sustainability grants provide operational support to small agencies serving Western Washington Jewish communities. Grants are awarded on varying schedules.

Emergency Capital Loans
A loan fund is available for Western Washington Jewish organizations facing emergency building and equipment needs.

Camp Scholarships
The Federation awards need-based scholarships and first-time camper incentive grants enabling kids to attend Jewish overnight summer camp.

Teen Israel Scholarships
The Federation awards scholarships enabling teens to go on life-transforming Israel Experiences.

Jewish Educator Scholarships
Education Services at the Jewish Federation offers professional development scholarships to professionals working in Jewish education.