Bridging culture and community in the Pacific Northwest—and beyond.
The Institute for Judaic Studies is a nonprofit organization that encourages people throughout the community to join together in learning about Jewish history, culture, and life.
In conjunction with Jewish Book Month, OJMCHE and the Northwest Film Center co-present Chasing Portraits, which documents Elizabeth Rynecki’s quest to find the lost paintings of her great-grandfather.
IJS helps provide seed money to projects and programs that promote Jewish community, education and innovation.
We are currently accepting grant proposals for:
Hiddush/Innovation: The Rabbi Joshua Stampfer Grant Fund
2019 Weekend in Quest is now open for registration.