• HUMAN NEEDS AWARD

    Several years ago the Federation Board and the Jewish Community Relations Council established a “Fund for Human Needs” to recognize organizations for their generous spirit and service to the entire community. It was another way for Jews in Collier County, as represented by their Federation, to practice tikkun olam, “bettering the world.”

  • STAND UP FOR JUSTICE EDUCATOR GRANT

    The Stand Up for Justice Educator Grant recognizes High School and Middle School educators who are innovative in bringing respect for others’ differences into their activities with students in a transformative, impactful and caring way. The goal is to create a resource for educators of any discipline to incorporate strategies that promote respect among students, countering bigotry and bullying.