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The Foundation engages, educates and inspires generations of givers throughout the San Diego Jewish community.

$117 MIL

Grants awarded & facilitated FY2015
Current Assets = $267 million


Distributions to more than
1,700 organizations in FY2015


Families have endowments to leave
legacy gifts to Jewish organizations.


of the 6,600 grants awarded by Foundation donors in FY2015 were between $100 and $1,000.