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Grants to Non-Governmental Organizations providing Humanitarian Assistance to Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza, and Jerusalem, and to Palestinian refugees in Syria and Lebanon

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted September 12, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on October 14, 2019
The Jerusalem Fund logo
The Jerusalem Fund logo

The Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development:
a) is an independent, registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit;
b) aims to foster greater awareness about Palestine, in the United States and abroad, and to ameliorate the lives of Palestinians in Palestine and the diaspora;
c) is seeking applications for its grant program to non-governmental organizations providing humanitarian assistance to Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza, and Jerusalem, and to Palestinian refugees in Syria and Lebanon.

The Jerusalem Fund supports projects focusing on
- emergency relief
- education
- health
- infrastructure
- other community development efforts.

The Fund also supports projects that help Palestinians highlight their history and struggle to Western audiences.

Typical grant awards range from $1,000 to $5,000.

Applications are accepted on a year-round basis.

Utilize This Offer

Applicants must complete the Jerusalem Fund’s Grant application form and submit it in electronic format using the available submission form.
Next deadline for applications is October 15 for consideration at the Winter board meeting.

For more information, please visit

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Sep 12, 2019
Sep 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Sep 13, 2019
Sep 13, 2019

Thanks, Ana.

Riham Abu Haiba
Sep 14, 2019
Sep 14, 2019

That is really a great opportunity, actually, I have a project is recruiting the refugee women in Gaza to create jobs and income for them but it is registered as a C-Corp company which means I can't apply.
Thanks for sharing this.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Oct 28, 2019
Oct 28, 2019

Go for it!