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As we are all aware, community and organizational programming everywhere has experienced mass cancellation and postponement. We would like to let you know that if you have a current grant with the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, we are here to work with you if your timelines have suddenly changed.

If you have any questions regarding grants, please Click Here to get in contact with our Director of Operations & Grants, Marla Aronovitch.



Welcome to the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba.

Funding the future. Changing lives.


The Jewish Foundation of Manitoba is a public foundation that manages a growing asset base that exceeds $125 million. The Foundation pools gifts from generous donors and permanently invests them.

The Foundation distributes earned income from the contributed capital of the fund; the capital base is never touched. Since its inception in 1964, the Foundation has distributed over $55 million in grants and scholarships in Winnipeg and across Canada.

Your gift to the Foundation will sustain and enhance a myriad of programs, services, and charitable agencies across the province and help ensure a strong and viable future for all Manitobans. Your gift to the Foundation will be your lasting legacy.


September 15, 2020


SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT - Stephanie Casar steps in as new Director of Development & Gift Planning

by Drew Unger | Apr 03, 2020

The Jewish Foundation of Manitoba is delighted to announce the appointment of Stephanie Casar as it’s Director of Development and Gift Planning. Stephanie has dedicated her career to the Foundation for the past 8 years and is accomplished in her role in donor development and stewardship. She demonstrates an unparalleled commitment to our community.

An extremely intuitive member of the JFM team, Stephanie has always been influential in donor development strategies. In collaboration with the CEO, she has been significantly focused on the stewardship of donors, facilitating their ability to meet their philanthropic goals.

Over the past year, as leadership has transitioned at the Foundation, Stephanie took on added responsibility sharing the leadership role of the Foundation on an interim basis. Proving to be a guiding light and stabilizing force, she ensured the Foundation continued to flourish without interruption.

Join us in congratulating Stephanie.  We wish her the very best in her new position!

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