Jewish Educational Loan Fund

When: June 17, 2020 7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Atlanta, GA
Organizer: Myriam Angel
Contact: info@jelf.org
Summary: JELF’s event will feature author of GRIT and 2013 MacArthur fellow Angela Duckworth. Angela Duckworth is founder and CEO of Character Lab, a non-profit with a mission to advance the science and practice of character development.
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JELF has been helping the Jewish community since 1889 when the doors of the Hebrew Orphans’ Home opened in Atlanta. Over the last 130+ years, the organization morphed twice: first, in 1931, when it became Jewish Children’s Services, and then, as the organization had already begun granting interest-free loans in the early-60’s, it formally changed its name to JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund) in 1989.
Our mission is very simple — JELF provides interest-free, last dollar loans for higher education to Jewish students in need in FL, GA, NC, SC and VA (excluding metro-DC). Higher education includes college, graduate school or any other degree-granting vocational programs.
Jewish students within the 5-state region are eligible to apply for JELF’s interest-free loans. JELF loans are need-based and it is the goal of the organization to serve as the last dollars a student needs to actually go to school. For more about the history of the organization, or complete set of loan criteria, visit jelf.org.

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4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd

Atlanta, GA 30338

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  • 2020-06-17 19:15:00 2020-06-17 20:00:00 America/New_York Jewish Educational Loan Fund JELF’s event will feature author of GRIT and 2013 MacArthur fellow Angela Duckworth. Angela Duckworth is founder and CEO of Character Lab, a non-profit with a mission to advance the science and practice of character development. (http://jewishboca.org/community/calendar/jelf.org) Atlanta, GA 30338 Myriam Angel info@jelf.org
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