*Scholarship applicants are also eligible to apply for a Hebrew Free Loan.
Preference will be given to those working in the following areas of social justice, which are priority areas for the National Council of Jewish Women:
- Prevention of human trafficking and advocacy for victims
- Family safety
- Women’s and children’s rights in the U.S. and Israel
- Reproductive rights
- Empowerment programs for low-income girls and women in transition
About Hebrew Free Loan:
Hebrew Free Loan provides zero-interest loans to Jewish individuals in Northern California to help them achieve self-sufficiency. Our loans support individuals who are overcoming a financial challenge or realizing lifelong dreams.
About National Council for Jewish Women (NCJW):
Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.
About Tanette Goldberg:
The Tanette Goldberg Scholarship for Social Justice was established in memory of Tanette Goldberg (1926-2013), past president of the National Council of Jewish Women, San Francisco Section, from 1990 to 1993. Tanette was recognized for her work in 2007 when she received the NCJW Hannah G. Solomon Award. Tanette was a tireless and committed community volunteer. She worked to solve issues in the public schools where her children attended and in the community. She fervently believed in justice, equality and affecting positive change, whether in the Jewish community or her neighborhood.
For questions, please contact Andi Vollmer, Operations Administrator, at (415) 546-9902 x 110 or firstname.lastname@example.org.