Our Shared Impact

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.

Jewish Education Icon

Jewish Education

Our Jewish future begins with accessible and affordable education. It continues with engaged, passionate leaders. See how your investment in Jewish education for all ages and abilities advances our collective community.

Learn More

Vulnerable Populations Icon

Vulnerable Populations

The foundation of a community lies in how it cares for its most vulnerable. In Greater Washington, we compassionately address the immediate and long-term needs of those who may not be able to advocate or provide for themselves.

Learn More

Israel and Overseas Icon

Israel and Overseas

Connect with Israel and Jewish communities overseas and learn just how far your impact can reach.

Learn More

Emergency Response Icon

Emergency Response

Our enduring commitment to tikkun olam (repairing the world) and gemilut chasadim (acts of loving-kindness) implores us to swiftly meet the needs of those in crisis, wherever they may be. Learn how together, we are transforming – and saving – lives around the world.

Learn More

Inclusive Community Icon

Inclusive Community

Our community is built on the diverse voices of every individual. Explore how Federation’s commitment to inclusion emphasizes every community member’s unique value, dignity and capabilities.

Learn More

Jewish Identity Icon

Jewish Identity

Whether your Jewish journey began years ago or yesterday, discover how Federation can empower you to deepen your connection to Jewish community, values, culture and tradition.

Learn More

Get Involved

News & Updates

Meet Marissa: Advocating for an Inclusive Jewish Community

Marissa Ditkowsky, a member of Federation’s Disability Inclusion Committee and 2022 Capital Chai honoree, is a disabled advocate and attorney currently serving as Disability Economic Justice Counsel at the National ...

Read More

Announcing the Recipient of the Avi West Jewish Educator Award

As we celebrate the new year of the trees on Tu B'Shevat, the 15th of the month of Shevat, we are excited to announce the first Award recipient of the ...

Read More

Ways to Give

6 critical areas of need.
52 partner agencies.
One Federation.

Join us to build an open, connected, and vibrant Jewish community.


Israel and Overseas Icon


Reach influential, connected and engaged community members looking to support companies who care. Make an impact today.

Directed Giving Icon

Directed Giving

A direct gift will support the programs and partners most meaningful to you. Give to your passion.

Planned Giving Icon

Planned Giving

Ensure that the programs you care about most remain vibrant and strong for generations to come.  Leave your legacy.

Emergency Campaigns Icon

Emergency Campaigns

In times of crisis, respond to the critical needs of individuals and communities facing hardship. Be there for those in need.

Upcoming Events

in the Greater Washington Area

National Young Leadership Cabinet Recruitment Dinner

Friday, March 3rd 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM The home of Jackson and Julia Siegal Potomac, MD Address provided upon positive RSVP. Fill out my online form. Fill out my Read More

Network Young Lawyers: Headshots and Hamantaschen

Join Federation’s Young Lawyers Network to celebrate Purim the professional way. We will have a professional photographer ready to take your headshot, plus delicious hamantaschen from Sunflower Bakery. Nosh, network, Read More