The 2023-2024 CFJS grant application filing deadline is March 10, 2023.

The 2022 CFJS grant application must have an electronic date stamp via email by 5:00 pm or USPS postmark no later than midnight on Friday, March 10, 2023 along with all supporting documents. Failure to provide all information will result in rejection of an application.

Welcome 2023 Grant Applicant!

CFJS is dedicated to enriching the lives of Jewish seniors residing in North and South Carolina communities through programs/projects sharing Jewish values and ideals.


CFJS aims to help support programs/projects and services that advance the Foundation’s objectives. These include:

  • Long term community impact
  • Collaboration with other local organizations
  • Participant involvement in social services (volunteer or financial)
  • Applicant organization showing their financial commitment to the program
  • Specific qualitative and quantitative outcomes such as numbers served and measurable impact on lives
  • Uniqueness (non-duplicative of other area programs or services)
  • Competent grant management and program oversight


The following are program/project examples that CFJS seeks to help with financial support.

  • Case Management with a licensed professional or case worker
  • Community building, education and furtherance of Jewish values
  • Congregational Nurse
  • Dementia or memory impairment
  • Food Distribution
  • Group Day Care and Respite programs
  • Transportation
  •  CFJS is open to other innovative approaches. 

The long term impact of the program/project must be described.

Grants are generally funded up to $50,000 per program/project.


Directions and important items to remember:

  •  A qualifying organization can submit 1 application with requests for multiple programs/projects. 
  • Complete and submit an application with the required attachments.  It must be received with an electronic date stamp via email by 5:00 pm or via USPS mail postmarked no later than midnight March 10, 2023.
  • A legally recognized electronic signature (handwritten or electronic) is required on the Application Grantee Acknowledgement page. This acknowledges the information submitted is accurate, information will be provided upon request and proper acknowledgement will be included as outlined.
  • CFJS does NOT fund core agency salaries or general overhead provided by pre-grant existing budgeted staff. Consideration may be given for the portion of or additional salary funding requirements.
  • Grant recipients will be announced by June 30, 2023.
  • All Grant recipients are responsible to provide feedback on their program. (Forms will be distributed) Failure to complete the form may impact eligibility of future grants.
  • CFJS provides project start up and enhancement funding, not permanently recurring expenses.

We are excited to learn more about your organization and the programs/projects you offer Jewish seniors within North and South Carolina. We look forward to reviewing your Grant Application.

Please do not hesitate to contact CFJS if you have questions.


Rachel Wolf, Executive Director

2023-2024 CFJS Grant Application

Click on the “PDF” or “WORD” icon to begin the application process.