The helping hand of Federation extends beyond our community to reach Jews in Israel and 60 other countries. Your Federation donation brings assistance and hope to two million Jews around the globe--supporting our commitment to each other and to healing the world, tikkun olam.
Helping Israel’s Neediest Citizens
Support for New Immigrants
Needs of Global Jewry
Israel & Overseas Experience and Travel
Thanks to your support, The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington distributed hundreds of thousands of dollars to our partner agencies for non-sectarian, humanitarian response to natural disasters and man-made emergencies. Most recently, we have responded to earthquakes in Japan (March, 2011) and Haiti (Jan, 2010) and the Carmel Fire in Israel (Dec, 2010). Learn more about the Jewish community’s response to global emergencies.
Countries in Africa are experiencing the worst drought in 60 years, resulting in extreme famine. Our partner agency, The Jewish Coalition for Disaster Relief, is accepting donations to help. To read more, or to donate, please click here.
This month’s featured Israeli artist is Daniel Ori.