Seeking top teachers for $10,000 awards

Nominate an exceptional Jewish Educator for a $10,000 award.

Deadline: March 1, 2010

Four awards will be presented in June 2010, recognizing an outstanding teacher of the Bay Area Community in each of the following areas:

  • Early Childhood
  • Day School
  • Congregational or Community School
  • Informal Education

Each award will carry with it a prize of $10,000 for the educator and $2,500 for the educator’s institution. Nominees must currently work in a program of pre-collegiate Jewish education in San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin or Sonoma counties, Greater East Bay or Greater San Jose. Nominators must be a candidate’s current supervisor, school principal or institutional director. If you know of an exceptional teacher, make sure they get nominated.  Send a note to their principal or supervisor! Nomination forms are available at For more information, call 415.512.6226 or email

Categories: Awards, Endowment


January 28, 2010


The Federation