Our Dedicated Grantees

We consider our grantees true partners.

Our grantees are capable leaders in the fields of education, academic Yiddish, and scientific and medical research. We provide financial support and expert advice to our grantees to help them reach the next level in their work. We provide start-up funding to new and untested nonprofits, grants to existing organizations for new projects, and occasionally, organizational support. Learn about our diverse group of game-changing grantees and our collaborations below.

KADAR CENTER AT MANOR CABRI

Training teachers and transforming school environments with research-based learning in Northern Israel.

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NAOMI WORLD ORT DIGITAL TEACHER TRAINING SEMINARS

Technology training and professional development seminars for Hebrew and Judaic studies teachers around the world.

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ELEM - Youth in Distress

Training and supporting volunteers who work with young people throughout Israel.

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Beit Hatfutsot

Collaborations in education and Yiddish at the Museum of Jewish Peoplehood in Tel Aviv.

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Yiddish Farm

Supporting teachers and scholarships at a Yiddish immersion program and organic farming community.

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Afn Shvel

Published by the League for Yiddish, this magazine is committed to the promotion and preservation of Yiddish.

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Lerer Seminar

A Yiddish teacher training seminar.

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Algemeiner

Algemeiner is the largest Yiddish language publication today.

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Ruth Perets Lab at Rambam Academic Hospital

Studying the role of the protein PAX8 in ovarian cancer development. 

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Chotam, “Teach First Israel”

Chotam is committed to training the next generation of teachers and providing all Israel’s children with quality education.

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Travel Grants for Scientists at TAU

Helping researchers to travel to foreign labs, learn cutting-edge research techniques, and belong to a growing community of top-tier scientists.

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Naomi Memorial Lecture at YIVO

Exploring topics of Yiddish language and linguistics, the history of Yiddish, Yiddish children’s literature, and education.

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Naomi Professorship in Yiddish Studies at Hebrew University

A top level Yiddish teaching and research position at Hebrew University.

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Sci Tech Schools – ISTEAM

This pilot project promotes excellence in Innovation Science, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (I-STEAM) in the Israel Sci Tech School Network.

FoodCorps

FoodCorps is creating a future in which every school is a healthy school and every child is well-nourished and ready to learn. The Practice Alignment Project leads the field by addressing the “how” of creating healthier school environments.

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Shoresh

The Naomi Foundation supports education policy research by Shoresh Institute for Socioeconomic Research

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The Rishon Foundation

The Yaacov Agam Museum.

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Life’s Door

The Hope Project trains physicians to engage in “hope enhancement techniques” for patients with cancer and their caregivers. The project offers a new model for the physician-patient relationship and with this grant, it will be studied rigorously and adapted for replication.

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Columbia University

A Yiddish study abroad experience! Students go to the Naomi Prawer Kadar International Yiddish Summer Program at Tel Aviv University and participate in a subsidized educational trip to Eastern Europe.

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In Geveb

In geveb is a new website that catalyzes and encourages dialogue between scholars around the world and a home for the next generation of Yiddish scholarship. In geveb’s unique online journal weaves together voices and texts of Yiddish’s past, present, and future.

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The American Israeli Cultural Foundation

Finding and supporting the most important Israeli artists.

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Naomi International Summer Yiddish Program at TAU

A rigorous, intensive academic Yiddish program in Israel’s most modern, international city.

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Kadar Family Award for Outstanding Research

The Kadar Family Award for Outstanding Research at Tel Aviv University celebrates pioneers who have reached the highest levels of excellence in both research and teaching.

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You!

Apply for a grant for your charitable, educational or scientific project. We will begin accepting applications for the 2019-2020 cycle in Fall 2018.

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