PAST INCLUSION MICROGRANT PROJECTS

We are proud to have partnered with the below organizations to help make their inclusion projects a reality. To learn more about our Inclusion Microgrants, click here.

Fall/Winter 2021:

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival – Closed Captioning for 2022 Festival
Jewish Family & Career Services – MapHabit Program for Community Access Group
Jewish Kids Groups – Pinat Shalom (Peace Corner)
Moishe House – Collaborative Young Adult Program with Friendship Circle
Torah Day School of Atlanta – OrCam Reading Support for Students with Dyslexia
TOM Georgia Tech/Hillels – American Sign Language & Closed-Captioning Services for TOM Makeathon
Thanks to a generous Federation donor, in fall 2021 JAA was able to award Microgrant funding for Flexible Seating to the following partners:
Congregation Shearith Israel Religious School
Atlanta Jewish Academy Lower School
Intown Jewish Preschool
MJCCA Preschools

Spring 2021:

Ahavath Achim Synagogue – Flexible Seating
Creating Connected Communities – Supporting Social-Emotional Needs of CCC Buddies
Congregation B’nai Torah – Sensory Tools of Inclusion
Hebrew Order of David – Accessible Shuttle Services for Kosher BBQ Festival
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta – Community Meetings Closed Captioning
Limmud Atlanta – ASL Interpreting Services for LimmudFest
MJCCA Preschool – Sensory Equipment for the Classroom
Temple Beth David – Sensory Learning Enhancement Through Art & Music
Temple Emanu-El – Project ICE
Temple Sinai – Shalom Station

Fall 2020:

Alefbet Preschool at Congregation Beth Shalom – Indoor/Outdoor Multisensory Experiences
Atlanta Jewish Academy – A Cozy Way to Demystify Learning Differences Reading Nooks
Beth Jacob Preschool – Sensory Courtyard
Gesher L’Torah Preschool – We Are One Sensory Stations
In the City Camps – Inclusion Specialist Training
Intown Jewish Preschool – Flexible Seating
Jewish Kids Groups – Pinat Shalom (Sensory Corner), Decatur
Camp Ramah Darom – Farm Stand
The Temple – Sanctuary and Chapel Sensory Supply Carts

Fall 2019
Ahavath Achim Synagogue – Torah reading table
Beth Jacob Preschool – Sensory hall
Chaya Mushka Children’s House Elementary School – Flex seating
Congregation Beth Shalom – Sensory supplies
Congregation Shearith Israel – Door entry buttons
JKG Brookhaven – Sensory room
MJCCA – Chavurim shuk
PJ Library – Sensory supplies
Temple Sinai Noar Sunday – Sensory alcove
The Epstein School Early Childhood Program – Sensory playground

Spring 2019
Atlanta Jewish Academy – flex seating
Beth Tikvah – sensory corner
Camp Ramah Darom – golf cart
Creating Connected Communities – mobile sensory supplies
Gesher L’Torah – sensory seating
In the City Camp – mobile sensory supplies
Intown Jewish Preschool – “Feeling Buddies” social skills program
JECCA – shared resource library
Jewish Kids Group – sensory room
MJCCA – Blonder Cares program
Or Hadash – sensory prayer wall
Seeds of Wonder Journey School – sensory playground
Temple Emanu-El – sensory sensitive room
Temple Sinai – sensory centers
Torah Day School of Atlanta – Hidden Sparks inclusion initiative