Mission

Jewish Women's Fund of Atlanta enriches organizations and communities in serving Jewish women and girls via effective grantmaking, advocacy, and education through a gender lens. Our domestic and international grants provide sustainable benefits to those we serve. We empower women to be leaders, philanthropists, and decision makers.

Through everything we do, our mission and core values guide and inform our work.

Mission Statement:

Jewish Women’s Fund of Atlanta promotes social change and expands positive opportunities for Jewish women and girls.

Core Values:

  • We value repairing the world by supporting organizations and programs which promote social change for women and girls in the Jewish community.
  • We strive to achieve Maimonides’ highest level of tzedakah: helping someone help herself.
  • We place a priority on Jewish grants that hold the promise of long-term, transformational impact on the Jewish community.
  • We aim to be an educational vehicle for Jewish women in philanthropy and to advocate for the overall needs of Jewish women and girls.
  • We value inclusion and active participation on the part of our Trustees and will strive for respect and consensus.
  • We value collaboration with those who share our goals and will seek partnerships and encourage coalitions.