Home / See, Read & Share / Federation News

News from the Greater Miami Jewish Federation

Applications Available for Alexander Muss High School in Israel Impact Fellowship

Applications Available for Alexander Muss High School in Israel Impact Fellowship

Calling all teen leaders: deadline extended to Sunday, February 16 for the Stephen Muss Impact Fellowship.
Faith Leaders Travel to Tallahassee to Lobby Government Officials

Faith Leaders Travel to Tallahassee to Lobby Government Officials

A delegation of Jewish clergy from Miami, joined by mothers who have lost children to gun violence, recently traveled to Tallahassee to lobby Senator Jeff Brandes and other government leaders for reasonable gun safety laws.
The Main Event Was a Moving and Meaningful Evening

The Main Event Was a Moving and Meaningful Evening

Monday’s Main Event was a moving and meaningful evening. More than 1,150 people, including members of Miami’s interfaith community, came together on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau to proudly to stand against the epidemic of hate.
Join Us at The Main Event on Monday

Join Us at The Main Event on Monday

Monday is The Main Event, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s largest community gathering of the year. This is your last chance to register and join more than 1,100 of your community members as we stand together on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau for a moving program that will celebrate the strength of the Jewish people.
Jewish Teenagers Participate in a Day of Service

Jewish Teenagers Participate in a Day of Service

More than 170 Jewish teens from throughout Miami-Dade participated in J-Serve 2020, a day of service and learning on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, hosted by Federation Jewish Volunteer Center and co-sponsored by Federation Jewish Community Relations Council, Repair the World Miami, BBYO and NAACP.
Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

There is still time to register to join your community to stand together, be counted and be the light at The Main Event on Monday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Boulevard.
Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Month Offers a Range of Programs

Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Month Offers a Range of Programs

February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Month (JDAIM). This worldwide effort advocates for inclusion of people with disabilities and mental health conditions to be active participants in Jewish life.
Applications Still Available for Jewish Overnight Summer Camp Scholarships

Applications Still Available for Jewish Overnight Summer Camp Scholarships

There is still time to apply for summer 2020 need-based scholarships to Jewish overnight camps. Recognizing that Jewish overnight camp plays an important role in strengthening Jewish identity, Federation is committed to help make these experiences more affordable.
Holocaust Education Week Offers a Variety of Programs

Holocaust Education Week Offers a Variety of Programs

Holocaust Education Week begins Sunday, January 26. This community-wide program of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach, a Committee of Federation, will examine the Holocaust from cultural, academic and personal perspectives through films, lectures and discussions.
Scholarships Available for 2020 Jewish Overnight Summer Camp

Scholarships Available for 2020 Jewish Overnight Summer Camp

The deadline is approaching for summer 2020 need-based Jewish overnight summer camp scholarship applications.
Be a Part of the Jewish Community’s Response to the Earthquakes in Puerto Rico

Be a Part of the Jewish Community’s Response to the Earthquakes in Puerto Rico

Federation has established an emergency relief fund as part of a national Jewish response to help those affected by the earthquakes in Puerto Rico that displaced more than 2,000 people and left thousands without electricity and basic supplies.
A Statement from Federation on the Anti-Semitic Attack in Monsey, New Jersey and Information on Community Security Workshop

A Statement from Federation on the Anti-Semitic Attack in Monsey, New Jersey and Information on Community Security Workshop

As we confront a resurgence in anti-Semitism in an unprecedented polarized environment, we must remain united and unyielding in our efforts to fight this scourge on all fronts.
An Important Message to the Community from  the Greater Miami Jewish Federation

An Important Message to the Community from the Greater Miami Jewish Federation

As we have watched events unfold around the world over the last several weeks and now with the increasing concern regarding the COVID-19 in the United States and within our own communities, we are feeling the uncertainty and anxiety of the moment.
The Miami Jewish Film Festival Offers Something for Everyone

The Miami Jewish Film Festival Offers Something for Everyone

Calling all movie lovers! The 23rd annual Miami Jewish Film Festival (MJFF), one of the largest Jewish film festivals in the world, will take place from January 9-23.
Federation’s JCRC and the ADL Host Two Programs on the Threat of Anti-Semitism

Federation’s JCRC and the ADL Host Two Programs on the Threat of Anti-Semitism

Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) will join forces in February for two timely programs to explore the growing threat of anti-Semitism.
Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

In this time of rising anti-Semitism, stand strong together with your friends and neighbors for a meaningful evening at The Main Event on Monday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Boulevard.
Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

Join Us for a Night to Stand Together at The Main Event

Join the Jewish community for an evening to stand together and be counted at The Main Event on Monday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Boulevard.
Support the Jewish Community

Support the Jewish Community

As we say goodbye to 2019, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is counting on your contributions to support Jewish needs in Miami, in Israel and around the world.
Volunteers Give Back to the Community This Holiday Season

Volunteers Give Back to the Community This Holiday Season

More than 300 volunteers made the holiday season more meaningful for others by participating in Federation Jewish Volunteer Center’s 12th Annual Jewish Community Volunteer Days.
JCRC Shares a Message Against Anti-Semitism

JCRC Shares a Message Against Anti-Semitism

In light of the alarming level of violence against Jews and reflecting the close ties that bind our Miami-Dade County interfaith community, JCRC is sharing an excerpt of a powerful message against anti-Semitism.
An Important Message to the Community

An Important Message to the Community

As we have watched events unfold around the world over the last several weeks and now with the increasing concern regarding the COVID-19 in the United States and within our own communities, we are feeling the uncertainty and anxiety of the moment. Thankfully, we belong to a greater community that cares for one another.

Read More

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.

Read More

POSTPONED: Join Us for Super Sunday and Good Deeds Day

POSTPONED: Join Us for Super Sunday and Good Deeds Day

Super Sunday, on March 15, is being postponed for the good of the community and the welfare of our volunteers and staff. The Greater Miami Jewish Federation is following CDC guidelines for coronavirus regarding gatherings and social distancing.
Life-changing Israel Experiences

Life-changing Israel Experiences

Masa Israel provides young adults with immersive, life-changing experiences in Israel.

Read More

Stay In Touch

Receive news about Greater Miami Jewish Federation events and more.