At Federation, we identify, evaluate and address these priorities with unparalleled commitment, passion and sensitivity. We take seriously our responsibility to ensure that needs are met to create a stronger, more vibrant Jewish community and to foster and strengthen our connection with Jews in Israel and around the world.
Providing accessible and affordable Jewish education to build and strengthen the Jewish community.
Expanding services to the most vulnerable among us to meet the growing needs of at-risk populations locally, in Israel and around the world.
Offering unwavering support for and education about Israel and 70 other Jewish communities around the world.
Responding swiftly to address the immediate needs of individuals and communities in crisis by delivering support, respite and relief.
Building a welcoming and inclusive community for all by growing the ways in which individuals are invited and encouraged to participate in Jewish life.
Increasing opportunities for meaningful connections to Jewish life to offer members of our community a multitude of ways to embark on their Jewish journey.
Three days a week, KC Foster makes sure every coffee station at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington is fully stocked and clean.Read more
I have a disability. That doesn’t make me unusual, because 1 in 5 Americans have a disability. It doesn’t make me unusual, because as many of us age, our hearing, sight, mobility and memory may all be challenged. It’s only unusual, because it wasn’t until recently that I described myself this way.Read more
Pop-ups are popping up across Washington — pop-up homes, a pop-up movie theater, pop-up eateries. So why not pop-up Shabbat? On Friday night, 60 people came to the Wonder Bread Factory in the Shaw neighborhood of Northwest Washington for a dinner and service called City Jews: Pop-Up Shabbat. Sponsored by a number of Jewish organizations,Read more
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In times of crisis, respond to the critical needs of individuals and communities facing hardship. Be there for those in need. Contact Zach Briton, Campaign Director.
Join us for The 4th Annual Mitzvah Mavens Holocaust Survivors Luncheon The Jewish Federation and the Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) invite you to a special opportunity to get to know Holocaust survivors living in our community and be inspired by their life stories. Plus, share in celebrating Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Israeli Independence Day) with special conversationsLearn more
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington’s Mitzvah Hoppin’ invites you to join fellow young professionals with a passion for tikkun olam (repairing the world) to help dogs from Rural Dog Rescue find their forever homes! Enjoy spending time with the dogs, talking to passers-by about them and facilitating their adoption. Afterwards, we will head to EasternLearn more