Our Vision Statement:
The Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF) envisions a world where women and girls are safe and successful and can reach their fullest potential, and we all live in a more fair and just society.
Jewish Women’s Foundation grantee partner, Unchained At Last was recently featured, along with Karma Nirvana, on the BBC. Both faced a forced marriage when they were teenagers. Both were shunned by their families when they rejected the marriage. Both women later founded nonprofit organizations to help other women and girls escape forced marriages.One of the women […]
Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches helps to fund policy research on Women in Florida In Florida and across the country, women are making great strides. More women are earning bachelor’s degrees and women’s entrepreneurship is growing rapidly. Yet, too many women and girls live in poverty with limited access to education, health care, and […]
by Linda Haase Special to The Palm Beach Post 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 Martina Vandenberg, founder and president of the Washington, D.C. based Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center, will be the guest speaker at this year’s Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches luncheon. The Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater […]
By Alexandra Clough – Palm Beach Post Staff Writer *Originally posted by the Palm Beach Post: 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 Rarely do a person’s personal and professional interests line up perfectly. But when they do, it’s serendipity. And in the case of North Palm Beach resident Lisa Schreier, it’s the path for service […]
There has been great attention surrounding our documentary film screening of Dark Side of the Full Moon tonight! Our CEO Tami Baldinger was in the studio for a live interview at WPBF on Monday and there is a feature article about our work in the Palm Beach Post today. Also featured in publications such as Palm […]
“Dark Side of the Full Moon” shines spotlight on maternal mental health (WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) As part of its mission to improve the lives of women and girls, local nonprofit Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF) will host a film screening of “Dark Side of the Full Moon” on Thursday, October […]