Recent Grantees

Below is a representative sample of our current grantmaking.

Strategic Grants

  • Family Caregiving

    • COAST Caregiver Resource Center Santa Barbara, CA To deliver meaningful information and coaching to family caregivers regarding the physical, emotional, psychological, social, legal and financial challenges of caregivers.
    • Family Service Agency Santa Barbara, CA To conduct an annual caregiver awareness campaign in South Santa Barbara County, and to provide additional Caregiver Mental Health and Case Management/ Resources Support Hours to Family Caregivers
    • Family Service of Lake County Highland Park, IL To meet Caregiver needs for resources, respite, and other supportive interventions
    • Sharsheret Teaneck, NJ For the Florence & Laurence Spungen Family Foundation Family Focus® Program, which responds to the needs of the caregivers, free of charge, accessible from home, and customized for each caregiver, featuring 1-on-1 counseling, and caregiver information kits with resources that explain diagnosis and treatment
  • Jewish Genetics

    • Basser Center for BRCA / University of Pennsylvania Medical Philadelphia, PA To advance care of individuals living with BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations, specifically by supporting Community Outreach work including the 2-day annual Basser Center Scientific Symposium “Recent Advances in Breast and Ovarian Cancer Genetics”.
    • Cancer Foundation of Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA To expand community awareness about BRCA genetics and the importance of genetic counseling. Learn more»
    • J-Screen Atlanta, GA To create a new educational program with a focus on BRCA hereditary breast and ovarian cancer in the Ashkenazi Jewish Community
    • The Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics Chicago, IL To launch a Genetic Health Education Initiative to conduct hereditary cancer awareness and education among community members and health care professionals, emphasizing BRCA1 and BRCA2 related cancers in the Jewish community.
  • Genocide

  • Shared Interest Grants