JFS offers several financial assistance programs ranging from one time loans to undergraduate scholarships.
Interest-free loans to Jews in need. Loans are from $100 to $1,000. A plan to repay loan within one year is required.
EFA services include the Brighton Food Cupboard with non-perishable food items. The cupboard is available to Jewish and non-Jewish individuals and families in need. Call 271-5355 for more information or assistance.
Jewish Family Service has a Summer Internship Program The Morris and Ruth Malett Summer Internship. The paid internship job will be awarded to a college student whose area of academic interest is in Judaic studies, human services or a field relevant to the work of Jewish Family Service. Graduate and undergraduate students may apply. The internship fund was established by Sheldon D. Malett and Roseann R. Kraus to honor the memory of their parents. To apply, please download and complete our application by May 1st.
Undergraduate scholarships are available to Jewish students to further
their post high school education. Priority is given to descendants of residents
of the Jewish Children's Home as well as to those who face financial hardships
paying for college.
Scholarship funds are available through a restricted endowment which designates that Jewish youth in Monroe County be helped in meeting their educational and vocational goals. Scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria:
If you would like to apply for an undergraduate grant, please download the application form and cover sheet. The application and cover sheet must be complete with all required attachments to be considered. Applications for the next college year must be received by June 30th. Instructions for filling in the required information and on providing necessary attachments are included on the form sheets, as are mailing instructions. If you have any questions about filling out the forms, please contact Barbara Wolfgram Connor by phone or email at one of the addresses shown below.
|Barbara Wolfgram Connor,||Business & Development Manager||(585)461-0115 Ext.128|