Our Grantees

Since its inception in 2000, The Miriam Fund has awarded over $5 million to organizations doing crucial work in pursuit of gender equity.
View the complete list of grants awarded since 2001.

Israel Grantees, 2021–22

AJEEC-NISPED – 3rd year
Project: Taliyah Gap Year for Arab Women
Description: Gap year program for female high school graduates in the Bedouin community

Center for Women's Justice – 3rd year
Project: Let Freedom Ring – Empowering Women against Marital Captivity
Description: Legal aid and advocacy for women in Israel in regard to marital status

Itach Ma'aki – 2nd year
Project: City for All
Description: Multi-level collaborative process to craft and execute a city-wide Gender Equality Action Plan in governmental institutions

Kaima Nahalal – 2nd year
Project: Kaima Earth Sisters
Description: Economic empowerment through farming


Jewish Grantees, 2021–22

Jewish Women's Archive – 3rd year
Project: Rising Voices Fellowship
Description: Ten-month leadership development program for girls in 10th and 11th grade

Jewish Family & Children’s Service – 2nd year
Project: TeenSafe
Description: Dating abuse prevention program for teens

Gateways: Access to Jewish Education – 2nd year
Project: Our Daughters, Our Future: An Educational Series Exploring Girls’ Mental Health and Wellness
Description: Educational series to raise awareness and promote dialogue around mental health

Jookender – 1st year
Project: Go, Girls for STEAM!
Description: Preteen Girls' STEAM Club

Mayyim Hayyim – 1st year
Project: Let Justice Well Up
Description: Educational series building bridges among the diverse women in our community by creating new immersion ceremonies

Torah Academy – 1st year
Project: Makerspace Lab
Description: Create a Makerspace lab to foster interest in STEM for girls in 5th–8th grade


Secular Grantees, 2021–22

PAIR Project – 3rd year
Project: Access to Justice for Immigrant Families
Description: Case-management (non-legal) services for women and children seeking asylum

Victim Rights Law Center – 3rd year
Project: Survivors’ Legal Access Fund
Description: Support for education attorneys participating in two critical national lawsuits to preserve and to protect the rights of K–12 and campus sexual assault survivors

Hope & Comfort – 3rd year
Project: Menstrual and Hygiene Product Distribution and Data Collection Pilot Project Year 3
Description: Provide hygiene products to girls and conduct research on the needs of the target population

Girls' LEAP – 3rd year
General Operating
Description: Empower girls to value and champion their own safety and well-being

Health Care Without Walls – 2nd year
Project: Bridges to Elders
Description: Immediate medical care and intensive case management for homeless elderly women in Boston

Bellesini Academy – 1st year
Project: Enhanced Girls' STEM Lab
Description: Create a dedicated girls' STEM Lab to provide a girls’ STEM program

Science Club for Girls – 1st year
Project: Hybrid Virtual/In-Person Programming to Expand STEM Opportunities for K–12 Girls
Description: To expand and enhance its virtual and in-person STEM programming for girls

Roca, Inc. – COVID Emergency Grant
Project: Young Mothers’ Program
Description: Support for the highest-risk young mothers while supporting and promoting the school readiness of their young children

 

View the complete list of grants awarded since 2001.

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