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Volunteer with Your Community on Super Sunday

Volunteer with Your Community on Super Sunday

Volunteer with members of your community on Sunday, March 11 at Super Sunday, Federation’s largest annual phonathon. Plus, join in the fun of Good Deeds Day by participating in a variety of hands-on volunteer projects.
Volunteer with Your Community on Super Sunday

Volunteer with Your Community on Super Sunday

Super Sunday and Good Deeds Day are less than two weeks away! Don’t miss the opportunity to join members of your community on Sunday, March 11 at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s largest annual phonathon.
Don’t Miss The Main Event

Don’t Miss The Main Event

It’s almost time for the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s Main Event! Don’t miss your chance to celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday on Monday, February 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown.
Federation Helps Local Jews With Disabilities Connect Through The Friendship Circle

Federation Helps Local Jews With Disabilities Connect Through The Friendship Circle

To support people with disabilities and offer them inclusive Jewish experiences, Federation funds the Friendship Circle of Miami, and Miami Beach & North Dade.
Moishe House Aventura Welcomes New Residents

Moishe House Aventura Welcomes New Residents

Moishe House Aventura has re-opened with three new residents: Sara, Josh and Vicky. Thanks to the generous long-term support of Federation and the Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies, Moishe House continues to thrive as a critical hub of Jewish life for young adults in Miami with locations in Midtown and Aventura.
Creating Young Jewish Leaders Around the World

Creating Young Jewish Leaders Around the World

Your donations to Federation’s Annual Campaign is helping shape the future of Europe’s Jewish community. Through Minyanim, a collaborative educational program exploring the meaning of Jewish identity, community and leadership, young Jews from different countries come together for powerful and inspirational learning sessions.
Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Join your community to celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Main Event on Monday, February 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown.
Federation Adopts Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Federation Adopts Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Federation's Board of Directors recently approved a Diversity and Inclusion Statement to make an affirmative expression of its commitment to an inclusive and diverse community, one in which all are welcome.
Israel’s Largest-Ever Housing Project for Senior Citizens Breaks Ground

Israel’s Largest-Ever Housing Project for Senior Citizens Breaks Ground

Holocaust survivors, immigrants and elderly individuals eligible for housing assistance in Israel will soon have a new place to call home. Your donations to the Annual Federation Campaign help support this effort.
Jewish Families in Need Receive a “Helping Hand” With the Cost of Kosher Food

Jewish Families in Need Receive a “Helping Hand” With the Cost of Kosher Food

Your donations to the Annual Federation Campaign help subsidize the cost of kosher food for families struggling financially in Miami. The Helping Hands Food Ko-Op, a Federation partner agency, operates as an online grocery store and sells perishable kosher food products at deeply discounted prices.
Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Join the Greater Miami Jewish Federation to celebrate Israel and its 70th birthday at The Main Event on Monday, February 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown.
Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Celebrate Israel at The Main Event

Join the Greater Miami Jewish Federation to celebrate Israel and its 70th birthday at The Main Event on Monday, February 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Miami Downtown.
Federation Announces Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Federation Announces Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Federation is proud to announce that the Board of Directors recently passed a Diversity and Inclusion Statement. The 2014 Federation Demographic Study revealed that Miami-Dade County is one of the most diverse Jewish communties in the United States.
Hungary’s Jewish Community: Revitalized Through Your Support

Hungary’s Jewish Community: Revitalized Through Your Support

Your support of the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign is helping revitalize and strengthen Hungary’s Jewish community. Through its Mozaik Hub, our overseas partner, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, offers support to emerging grassroots initiatives working to advance Jewish life in that former Soviet Union country.
Israel at 70 Mission: Less Than Three Months Away!

Israel at 70 Mission: Less Than Three Months Away!

In less than three months, more than 800 members of our community will travel to Israel for a transformative journey on Federation’s Israel at 70 Mission.
Don’t Miss the PAC Winter Seminar!

Don’t Miss the PAC Winter Seminar!

The Foundation of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and its Professional Advisors Council will help educate our community on the recently passed Tax Cuts and Job Acts of 2017 on Wednesday, January 17 at 7:30 a.m.
Inspired Teens Help Reinvigorate Jewish Life in Eastern Europe

Inspired Teens Help Reinvigorate Jewish Life in Eastern Europe

Your donations to Federation’s Annual Campaign help support the Active Jewish Teens Network (AJT), an inclusive peer group across eastern Europe that enables teens to explore and engage in their Jewish community and form their Jewish identities.
Federation’s Women’s Amutot Helps Fund Israeli Programs

Federation’s Women’s Amutot Helps Fund Israeli Programs

For 16 years, your support of Federation’s Annual Campaign has helped fund programs through the Women’s Amutot Initiative. This year’s grants will help 23 Israeli nonprofits that work to protect women against violence, foster female leadership development and encourage social and economic empowerment.
Yerucham Featured in Miami Jewish Film Festival

Yerucham Featured in Miami Jewish Film Festival

Miami’s partnership city of Yerucham is in the spotlight, thanks to the Miami Jewish Film Festival’s inaugural City to City Program. On Tuesday, January 23 at 8:30 p.m. at the Miami Beach Jewish Community Center, six short movies created by Yerucham filmmakers will showcase the broad range of talent coming out of the Negev Desert.
Federation Announces Women’s Impact Initiative Grant Recipients

Federation Announces Women’s Impact Initiative Grant Recipients

For the third year in a row, Federation has allocated $50,000 in Women’s Impact Initiative (WII) grants to organizations that inspire and empower Jewish women and girls and improve our local community with programs in Miami that pursue social, economic, religious and political equality.
Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

Five Jewish community leaders will be recognized at the 81st Annual Meeting of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on Friday, May 31 at the Hilton Miami Downtown at 11:30 a.m.

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Welcoming New Women

Welcoming New Women

Women’s Philanthropy of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation held its Annual Meeting and Installation Brunch this past Tuesday, a meaningful and inspiring event.

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A Good Death?

A Good Death?

Join the 24th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference, sponsored by Federation’s Mishkan Miami, Jewish Community Services of South Florida (JCS) and Miami Jewish Health, to discover if there is such a thing as a good death and how can we help those in our care achieve this goal?

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ZUAK: Israeli Art

ZUAK: Israeli Art

Yerucham artist-in-residence, Hadasa Yitshak, recently spent a week in Miami sharing her original art form of Zuak with Miami’s Jewish community at the three Federation-supported Jewish community centers in Miami.

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