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Jewish Foundation for Education of Women

Profile

Last profile update: 05/06/2017
Last grant data update: 08/12/2017

At A Glance

Jewish Foundation for Education of Women

545 5th Ave, 502

New York City, NY United States 10017-3609

Telephone: (212) 288-3931

URL: www.jfew.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

131860415

BRIDGE Number

8248188970

Background

Incorporated in 1884 in NY as Hebrew Technical School for Girls. - Foundation incorporated in 1939 as The Foundation for the Education of Jewish Girls.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is a New York City-based, non-sectarian organization helping women with financial need to meet their educational and career goals through scholarships and opportunities for professional development. In partnership with schools and non-profits, it fosters a community of women dedicated to education, professional achievement and contributing to society.