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The Hebrew Free Loan Association of South Florida Lends Financial Support

The Hebrew Free Loan Association of South Florida Lends Financial Support

The Hebrew Free Loan Association of South Florida (HFLA), a subsidiary of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, wants to help you. Do you need financial assistance to care for an elderly parent? What about unexpected home repairs, medical expenses or help to pay for life cycle events?
Holocaust Survivors in Israel Find Support with Café Europa

Holocaust Survivors in Israel Find Support with Café Europa

Thanks to your donations, Holocaust survivors in Israel know that they are never alone. Through Federation's overseas partner the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), 8,000 survivors find friendship and fun at 120 Café Europa social clubs throughout Israel.
Jews in Argentina Receive Help Thanks to Your Donations

Jews in Argentina Receive Help Thanks to Your Donations

With high unemployment and inflation rates, many Jews in Argentina are again experiencing economic instability and the lack of basic necessities. Federation overseas partner, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, is helping those who suffer from food insecurity through Mezonot.
National Publication Highlights Jewish Day Schools

National Publication Highlights Jewish Day Schools

The innovative work of The Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education (CAJE), a Federation subsidiary, has been published in ejewishphilanthropy. Valerie Mitrani, CAJE's Director of Day School Strategies and Initiatives and Julie Lambert, Senior Educational Consultant, co-authored “The CAJE-Miami Model: A Decade of Lessons Learned,” highlighting CAJE’s efforts at improving the quality of teaching and student learning over the past decade.
Women Filmmakers Take the Spotlight at Miami Jewish Film Festival

Women Filmmakers Take the Spotlight at Miami Jewish Film Festival

Women filmmakers take the spotlight at the 22nd annual Miami Jewish Film Festival (MJFF), January 10-24, 2019. This year, a record 25 female directors from 12 countries are premiering their movies and more than half of all festival films have women serving in key roles as writers, directors or producers.
At-risk Israeli Youth Find Success Through Chocolate

At-risk Israeli Youth Find Success Through Chocolate

At-risk youth in Israel are gaining important social skills, self-confidence and career development opportunities, thanks to your donation to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign. Through Shades of Sweet, a program run by Federation’s overseas partner, The Jewish Agency for Israel, young adults in Israel work as chocolatiers in two Pardes Channa-Karkur chocolate shops, developing an interest, and possibly even a career, in the confectionary world.
Donate to Federation to Support Jewish Needs in Miami, Israel and Around the World

Donate to Federation to Support Jewish Needs in Miami, Israel and Around the World

As we say goodbye to 2018, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is counting on your contributions to support Jewish needs in Miami, in Israel and around the world.
UM Hillel Honored with Outstanding Campus Award

UM Hillel Honored with Outstanding Campus Award

Congratulations to UM Hillel for being honored with the Philip H. and Susan Rudd Cohen Outstanding Campus Award at the Hillel International Global Assembly in Denver, Colorado.
Friendship and a Hot Meal Helps Lonely Seniors Through the Holidays

Friendship and a Hot Meal Helps Lonely Seniors Through the Holidays

Seniors struggling with food insufficiency, especially during the holidays, can find a hot meal and companionship at one of five meal sites provided by Jewish Community Services (JCS) of South Florida, a Federation beneficiary agency.
Ethiopian-Israelis Benefit From Your Federation Donation

Ethiopian-Israelis Benefit From Your Federation Donation

Your donation to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign is helping strengthen the Ethiopian-Israeli community in Israel. In addition to supporting programs that focus on education and teacher training, Federation dollars are funding a variety of initiatives in 2019.
Happy Chanukah from our Family to Yours!

Happy Chanukah from our Family to Yours!

On behalf of the Officers, Board of Directors and Staff of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, we wish you a Happy Chanukah! As you celebrate the Festival of Lights, may your home be bright with happiness and love. Click here to watch our Chanukah video.
PJ Library Story Squad Gives the Gift of Chanukah to Miami-Dade Students

PJ Library Story Squad Gives the Gift of Chanukah to Miami-Dade Students

To celebrate the Chanukah season, PJ Library is providing a holiday experience for more than 700 children across Miami-Dade public and private secular schools.
Being Jewish Abroad

Being Jewish Abroad

Hungarian Jews are reinforcing their Jewish heritage and traditions, thanks to your support of the Annual Federation/ UJA Campaign.
Tax-Smart Strategies for End-of-Year Giving

Tax-Smart Strategies for End-of-Year Giving

As the end of the year approaches, you may be looking for some tax-smart strategies to help plan your charitable giving. The Foundation of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation can help.
Pre-Register for Birthright Miami Community Trip 27-32 Now!

Pre-Register for Birthright Miami Community Trip 27-32 Now!

Are you a young adult looking to experience Israel? We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Miami Community Birthright trip will welcome participants ages 27-32, June 12-24, 2019. Participants will explore Israel with their peers, develop connections with their heritage and make memories to last a lifetime.
OLAM: Looking For Leaders Now!

OLAM: Looking For Leaders Now!

Are you interested in being a leader in Miami’s Jewish community? OLAM, Federation’s Leadership Development Program, is now accepting applications.
Women’s Amutot Initiative Helps Israelis Dealing With Domestic Abuse

Women’s Amutot Initiative Helps Israelis Dealing With Domestic Abuse

Survivors of domestic violence and sexual abuse in Southern Israel receive emergency services and counseling through Maslan, a rape crisis center in the Negev, funded in part by your contributions to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign.
Jews in Moldova Receive Help Thanks To You

Jews in Moldova Receive Help Thanks To You

As winter approaches, your donations to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign help provide a lifeline for recipients like Liliya Braga, 67, who lives alone in Moldova.
Bring Holiday Happiness with JVC’s Annual Community Volunteer Days

Bring Holiday Happiness with JVC’s Annual Community Volunteer Days

On Friday, December 21; Sunday, December 23; Monday, December 24; and Tuesday, December 25, join volunteers in family-friendly activities that include preparing and serving meals, distributing donated toys at social-service agencies and spending time with hospitalized children, at-risk youth and homeless shelter residents.
Mark Your Calendar for Giving Tuesday

Mark Your Calendar for Giving Tuesday

Continue your Thanksgiving gratitude by participating in #GivingTuesday. Fueled by the power of social media and collaboration, the national movement takes place on Tuesday, November 27 and reminds us of the importance of giving.
The Sacred Jewish Conversation

The Sacred Jewish Conversation

Become a Sacred Jewish Conversation Facilitator and learn how to facilitate end of life discussions.

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Israel and Miami Come Together

Israel and Miami Come Together

Special needs children enjoy a multi-sensory environment at Miami Children’s Museum through a collaboration with Israel’s Beit Issie Shapiro.

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Hillel Program Helps Jewish College-Bound Students Transition to College

Hillel Program Helps Jewish College-Bound Students Transition to College

First-year college students can connect to Jewish life through JCollege Bound, a program offered by Hillel International.

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New to Miami

New to Miami

If you are new to Miami enroll in Shalom Miami, a Federation program to help you learn about Jewish Miami’s events, services, volunteer opportunities and more.

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