Over the last 5 years alone, JELF has loaned 21% of its $5.4 million in outstanding loans to students from South Florida (and $1.4 million to students throughout the state!). In 2016, 58 students from Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties received loans from JELF.
JELF conducts loan reviews in South Florida, where community members
review applications as part of the allocations process.
In 2016, JELF opened its first South Florida office, which allows us to continue stewarding existing relationships with our donors, applicants and alumni, as well as create new ones.
JELF is proud of our four South Florida partnerships:
For information about how to get involved with JELF in South Florida, please contact Matthew Kushner at 561-444-8221 or firstname.lastname@example.org.