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The Foundation for Jewish Culture is in the process of winding down its operations. As of now, there is no longer a staffed office. For information, please send an email to “interim@jewishculture.org” and someone will get back to you as soon as possible. Thanks for your understanding.

TRUSTEES OF THE FOUNDATION FOR JEWISH CULTURE ARE PLACING ITS PROGRAMS WITH OTHER ORGANIZATIONS AND WINDING DOWN OPERATIONS The Foundation for Jewish Culture (FJC), in connection with the winding down of its operations, will place its programs with organizations that … read more »

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The Foundation for Jewish Culture Has Moved!

The FJC has moved into Makom Hadash. Our new address is 125 Maiden Lane, Suite 8B, New York, NY 10038. The main phone number remains the same, (212) 629-0500. American Academy in Jerusalem in Photos American Academy in Jerusalem has … read more »

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Foundation for Jewish Culture is Moving Offices

The FJC is moving out of its home for the past two decades and into Makom Hadash. As of October 1st, the address will be 125 Maiden Lane, Suite 8B, New York, NY 10038. The main phone number will remain … read more »

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Sukkah City Doc Sells Out At Jerusalem Int’l Film Festival

Sukkah City, the documentary film that follows a groundbreaking 2010 sukkah design competition in New York City, sold out its world premiere at the Jerusalem International Film Festival  on July 9 and 10. Sukkah City, winner of a Lynn and Jules … read more »

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2013 Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards a Smash

Nearly 300 people came to the TimesCenter celebrated Jewish New York at the 2013 Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards on Monday, June 10th, including our tremendous honorees and presenters Scott Berrie and Angelica Berrie, Deborah Dash Moore and Irene Golden Dash, … read more »

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Tickets Available for Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards

Invitation-only champagne toast for honorees begins at 6:00 PM Doors open for general admission at 6:30 PM for a buffet inspired by Russ & Daughters and the silent auction, followed by awards presentation, musical performances by Alicia Svigals and David … read more »

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FJC Announces 2013 Winner of Debut Fiction Prize

We’re pleased to announce that Daniel Torday has been awarded the 2013 Goldberg Prize for Outstanding Debut Fiction. He won for his novella, The Sensualist. Set in Baltimore, The Sensualist tells the story of Samuel Gerson, a 17-year-old who is ready to be rid … read more »

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Bayit Ball

Begin 2013 with a gift to the Foundation for Jewish Culture and receive a unique and private cultural experience!

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Be an Agent of Change

Introducing the new Agents of Change Film Fund, an expansion of the Lynn and Jules Kroll Fund for Jewish Documentary Film! Past Film Fund grantees include Sandi DuBowski for Trembling before G-D, Yoav Potash for Crime after Crime, Sarah and … read more »

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The 2011 Lynn & Jules Kroll Fund for Documentary Film Grantees

Looking for information about the 2012 Film Fund application? Visit krollfilm.myreviewroom.com. Read on for more about the 2011 grantees. Miss World (wt) , a spotlight on Israeli pageant queen Linor Abargil who channels the trauma of rape into activism and … read more »

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