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Share the Holiday Spirit Through Volunteer Events

Share the Holiday Spirit Through Volunteer Events

Share the holiday spirit with those in need by participating in Federation Jewish Volunteer Center’s 12th Annual Jewish Community Volunteer Days.
Pantry Packers Fight Food Insecurity in Israel

Pantry Packers Fight Food Insecurity in Israel

Your Federation donation is providing hungry families in Israel with food through Colel Chabad, a tzedakah network that helps vulnerable Jews in need, regardless of age, gender, background or degree of religious observance.
Summer Camp Scholarship Applications Now Available

Summer Camp Scholarship Applications Now Available

Need-based scholarship applications are now being accepted for summer 2020 sessions at Jewish overnight summer camps.
Apply for Internships in Israel

Apply for Internships in Israel

Calling all college students: Spend eight weeks on a professional internship while living in Tel Aviv this summer.
Federation Overseas Partners Help Victims of Rocket Attacks

Federation Overseas Partners Help Victims of Rocket Attacks

Earlier in the week, Israel once again found itself under rocket fire from Islamic Jihad in Gaza. Greater Miami Jewish Federation overseas partners immediately sprang into action helping those directly affected by the attacks.
Diller Fellows Participate in Shabbaton

Diller Fellows Participate in Shabbaton

Miami Diller Teen Fellows Cohort 7 recently experienced their first Shabbaton, where they explored their Jewish identity, shared commonalities and came together as a group.
Volunteer to Bake Someone’s Life Better

Volunteer to Bake Someone’s Life Better

Get in the Thanksgiving spirit by joining Federation and the Jewish Volunteer Center (JVC) at the 11th Annual Everything but the Turkey.
Emergency Hotline Offers Guidance and Support

Emergency Hotline Offers Guidance and Support

Miami’s Jewish community is here to help. If you or someone you know is in need of emergency counseling, financial assistance, food, bereavement support, domestic abuse assistance or help facing other challenges, call 305.576.6550 for guidance and support.
Thank You, Miami!

Thank You, Miami!

Because of your overwhelming generosity, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation ended Give MIami Day raising nearly $670,000.
Program in Israel Helps Infants With Disabilities

Program in Israel Helps Infants With Disabilities

Your Federation donation is helping infants with disabilities in Israel. Through a grant to Shalva-The Israel Association for Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities, a group of infants up to 18 months old and their parents are participating in an early intervention program.
Participate in Give Miami Day

Participate in Give Miami Day

Boost the impact of your donation to the Greater Miami Jewish Federation by contributing on Give Miami Day on Thursday, November 21.
Come Together for the Hebraica Maccabi Games

Come Together for the Hebraica Maccabi Games

Join your Jewish community for the 38th Annual Hebraica Maccabi games, taking place now through Sunday, December 1 at the Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center, a Federation partner agency.
Apply for Need-based Scholarships for Jewish Summer Camp

Apply for Need-based Scholarships for Jewish Summer Camp

Need-based scholarship applications are now being accepted for Jewish overnight summer camps for 2020 summer sessions. Recognizing that Jewish overnight camp is an important part of strengthening a child’s Jewish identity, Federation is committed to help make this experience more affordable.
Federation New Israeli Division Strengthens Jewish Community

Federation New Israeli Division Strengthens Jewish Community

Are you an Israeli American living in Miami looking for ways to get involved in the community?
Participate in #Giving Tuesday to Support the Jewish Community

Participate in #Giving Tuesday to Support the Jewish Community

Carry forward your Thanksgiving spirit by participating in #GivingTuesday. Fueled by the power of social media and collaboration, the national movement takes place on Tuesday, December 3 and reminds us of the importance of giving.
Tax-smart Ways to Maximize Your Charitable Giving

Tax-smart Ways to Maximize Your Charitable Giving

Year-end is a great time to review your tax-planning strategies and how they fit into your philanthropic goals. The Foundation of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation can help you with tax-smart ways to maximize your charitable giving.
Join Our Community to Commemorate Kristallnacht

Join Our Community to Commemorate Kristallnacht

This Sunday at 6 p.m., stand united with your Miami community to commemorate the 81st Anniversary of Kristallnacht at the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach.
Federation Community Members Returned from a Medical Mission to Israel

Federation Community Members Returned from a Medical Mission to Israel

Federation community members returned this week from a medical mission to Israel, where they traveled and experienced the country through a medical lens and witnessed firsthand the nation's technological advances.
Mazal Tov Salomé Benitah for Making Federation Part of Your Bat Mitzvah

Mazal Tov Salomé Benitah for Making Federation Part of Your Bat Mitzvah

Salomé Benitah celebrated her Bat Mitzvah by using a tech-savvy way to give back to the Jewish community.
The Women’s Event is Less Than Two Weeks Away

The Women’s Event is Less Than Two Weeks Away

The Women’s Event is less than one week away and Women’s Philanthropy leadership — Elise Udelson, Ilene Kossman and Tammy Woldenberg — has a personal message about the day of inspiration, friendship and community.
Maximize Your Charitable Giving

Maximize Your Charitable Giving

The Foundation of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation can help you with tax-smart ways to maximize your charitable giving.

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Season for Giving

Season for Giving

Share the holiday spirit with those in need by participating in Federation Jewish Volunteer Center’s 12th Annual Jewish Community Volunteer Days.

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Federation Israeli Division

Federation Israeli Division

With an eye to serving Miami’s diverse Jewish community, Federation has created a new Israeli Division to connect the growing population of Israelis in Miami with the larger Jewish community, educate them as to Federation’s mission and engage participants with Federation programs.

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Jewish Summer Camp Scholarships

Jewish Summer Camp Scholarships

Need-based scholarship applications are now being accepted for Jewish overnight summer camps for summer 2020 sessions.

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