Over the last 5 years alone, JELF has loaned 25% of its $5.4 million in outstanding loans to students from South Florida (and $1.4 million to students throughout the state!). In 2017, 69 students from Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties received loans from JELF totaling $260,114.
JELF conducts loan reviews in South Florida, where community members review applications as part of the allocations process. JELF is proud of its 4 South Florida partnerships:
For information about how to get involved with JELF in South Florida, please email Josh Schaier or call 561-444-8221.