Challange Grant 2021

The OU Women’s Initiative
Challenge Grant 2022

Innovative Women’s Programming


“It is increasingly apparent that the pandemic portends a new and yet unknown reality” Jewish Action, Winter 2020

How can we shape that reality? What will we do to impact our future?

The OU Women’s Initiative challenges synagogues and communities to:

Reflect on how the pandemic impacted women’s engagement in Jewish communal life 

Reimagine women’s programming and community engagement

Reconnect and reengage women through creative initiatives

10 organizations • 10 innovative programs • 10 grants

Grant awards up to $3600 for each program

Application deadline: February 25, 2022

Winners announced: March 31, 2022

Questions?  Contact