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Loans for non-profit operating expenses, up to $100,000.



Number of GuarantorsMaximum Loan Amount

All borrowers must have at least one qualified guarantor.


  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a current CA issued ID and Social Security number.
  • ⁠Applicants must have a CA issued ID or driver's license showing permanent residency in Los Angeles, Ventura or Santa Barbara County
  • Applicants must demonstrate a need 
  • Documentation provided must have a consistent mailing address
  • ⁠Applicants must show ability to repay the loan. Loans are paid back within 36 months and payments begin 30-45 days after receiving funding. (A few of our loan funds have shorter or longer repayment rates, please check the loan description for more information.)
  • Guarantor requirements are listed in the table above
  • Applicants cannot be a current Borrower or Guarantor on a JFLA loan
  • Please note, married couples are considered as one applicant or one guarantor

Non-profit agencies can get loans of up to $100,000 with 3 guarantors for things like infrastructure repairs, improvements, security, furniture, or equipment. Schools, places of worship, community centers, social service agencies, senior centers. Summer camps are also eligible.

Loans are considered on a case-by-case basis. Each non-profit presents individual circumstances to be considered by Jewish Free Loan and must

  • Be located in Los Angeles or Ventura county
  • Demonstrate need and the ability to repay the loan
  • Have two or three guarantors for each loan
  • Submit required documentation electronically to Jewish Free Loan, prior to a virtual meeting with a member of our team

For more information about our loan programs, contact info@jfla.org.

Non-Profit Agency Support Application Instructions

Please submit the following electronically:

Allow 2 weeks for review. You will be contacted by Jewish Free Loan to determine the next steps in the loan application process.

JFLA Assistant