Our Support of International and Local Programs

International contributions

In order to help needy Jews around the world, and as a branch of the Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA), we forward to them a substantial part of the funds that our donors contribute. The funds collected by JFNA go the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI) and the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC). More information about these partners can be found here.

JAFI programs are focused on three primary realms of activity:

JFNA contributions to JAFI do not support settlements in the West Bank and do support religious pluralism in Israel.

JDC works in over 70 countries. It


As JAFI now recognizes, the security of Israel depends on Diaspora communities that feel a strong enough Jewish identity to care about Israel.

Programs to strengthen Jewish identity

Social support services

Would you like us to do even more?

We would love to do even more. But this takes more volunteer time and more money. You can help realize your dreams by contributing—volunteer your time and contribute what you can.

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