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Grants in the Former Soviet Union

JKniga Educational project

JKniga Educational project

  • Grant period: 2013 ->>
JKniga is an online library of Jewish and Israeli literature translated into Russian.

The collection includes many different types of books: children’s books, Jewish and Israeli history, fiction, classical Jewish texts, and rare books translated from Yiddish.

An app is also available for iOS and Android users.

Goals and objectives

  • Preserve and promote both ancient and modern Jewish and Israeli literature
  • Make books available to a wider Russian-speaking Jewish community in smaller Russian cities with limited or no access to Jewish literature, as well as those living in the CIS and abroad, including Israel, the United States and Germany
  • Consolidate all Jewish and Israeli literature in a single source

Current Grants

Past Grants