Applications Open for $25,000 in Mini-Grants from Hazon

Hazon in Colorado is awarding $25,000 in mini-grants for projects that will make the Colorado Jewish community healthier and more sustainable. They have opened their annual request for proposals. All applications are due by July 31st at 11:59 pm MST.

Grant amounts of $1,250 and $2,500 are available. The mini-grant program is designed to inspire and grow a range of programs in the Boulder/Denver area that utilize Jewish outdoor, food, farming, and environmental education (JOFEE), and support the growing JOFEE movement. To qualify, projects must help to create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Colorado Jewish community and individual Jewish lives.

Start a Jewish garden! Makes changes to your institution’s food purchasing practices! Reduce the carbon footprint of your synagogue! Host a series of Jewish hikes or sustainable Shabbat potlucks!

Click here for more information and to apply.

About Becky O'Brien

Hazon is America's largest Jewish environmental organization. We create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Jewish world and beyond. Hazon in Colorado is led by Becky O'Brien, Boulder Director and Sarah Kornhauser, Denver Director.

Check Also

JEWISHcolorado Condemns Denver School Hate Crime

- JEWISHcolorado strongly condemns the vandalism and hate speech targeting a Denver Public High School, and the organization is working through its Regional Security Initiative and its Jewish Student Connection to support the school and its students.

Temple Aaron in Trinidad, CO

Temple Aaron Meets Goal for New Boiler

Temple Aaron (Trinidad, Colorado) is celebrating we have reached our goal for the boiler campaign.