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Camp Tsarvas Welcomes Jewish Teens From Around the World

Camp Tsarvas Welcomes Jewish Teens From Around the World

The summer camp countdown has begun! While local campers look forward to their days at one of our three Jewish community centers’ camps, more than 1,000 young Jews from all over the world are eager to arrive at Camp Tsarvas.

Volunteer This Summer With the JVC

Volunteer This Summer With the JVC

Calling all teens: Are you looking for a rewarding way to spend your summer? Do you need community service hours? Federation’s Jewish Volunteer Center (JVC) can help you get started.

JCS Kosher Food Bank Helps Feed Hundreds in Miami

JCS Kosher Food Bank Helps Feed Hundreds in Miami

Through our partner agency, Jewish Community Services of South Florida (JCS), and generous contributions to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign, hundreds of underserved and at-risk families in Miami, in addition to many Holocaust survivors, have access to the JCS Kosher Food Bank.

Calling All Volunteers for the 2017 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest!

Calling All Volunteers for the 2017 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest!

Be a part of the upcoming 2017 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest in Miami! More than 1,000 volunteers are needed for the Games, being held from Sunday, August 6 to Friday, August 11, and Federation’s Jewish Volunteer Center (JVC) is helping coordinate the effort.

Help The People of Venezuela Now!

Help The People of Venezuela Now!

Hundreds have responded to the need in Venezuela! Join the movement and show your solidarity with our Jewish community by donating to the Venezuelan Support Fund.

Honor Our Jewish Leaders at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s 79th Annual Meeting

Honor Our Jewish Leaders at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s 79th Annual Meeting

The 79th Annual Meeting of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is less than two weeks away! Join us for a luncheon on Wednesday, June 7 at Jungle Island as we honor five exceptional Jewish leaders for their commitment to Jewish life and community.

UM Hillel Launches Base Miami

UM Hillel Launches Base Miami

In an effort to cultivate the next generation of Jewish leaders, University of Miami Hillel will offer ongoing learning opportunities to young Jewish adults through its new Base Miami program.

JCRC Provides Seminar to Local Educators

JCRC Provides Seminar to Local Educators

Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) hosted 20 teachers from Miami-Dade County public schools in a workshop to help introduce Israel and Jewish-related content into curricula for junior high and high school students.

Miami Women Attend Conference to Focus on Philanthropic Strategies Though a Gender Lens

Miami Women Attend Conference to Focus on Philanthropic Strategies Though a Gender Lens

A delegation of Miami Jewish women leaders represented Federation at the 10th Annual Jewish Women’s Funding Network’s (JWFN) Force for Change Conference held recently in New York.

Women’s Philanthropy Celebrates Leadership at Annual Meeting

Women’s Philanthropy Celebrates Leadership at Annual Meeting

Women’s Philanthropy of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation held its Annual Meeting and Installation Brunch on Wednesday, May 17, a meaningful and inspiring event at The Sacred Space.

The Network Explores Miami on a Mini-Mission

The Network Explores Miami on a Mini-Mission

The Network, Federation's under-45 connection, recently gathered a group of young Jewish leaders for an inspiring tour of Federation partner agencies in Miami.

Mark Your Calendars for Federation’s Annual Meeting

Mark Your Calendars for Federation’s Annual Meeting

Mazel tov to five leaders whose commitment to Jewish life and community will be recognized at the 79th Annual Meeting of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on Wednesday, June 7 at Jungle Island.

Federation Gardens Housing Opening Waitlist

Federation Gardens Housing Opening Waitlist

Federations Gardens is opening its waitlist! The Federation-sponsored, federally subsidized, senior-housing facility serves low-income adults who are 62 or older and/or mobility impaired.

Celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month!

Celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month!

May is Jewish American Heritage Month [JAHM], which recognizes the more than 350-year history of Jewish contributions to American culture.

Our Family in Venezuela Needs Our Help!

Our Family in Venezuela Needs Our Help!

Last week, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and Friends of Yajad-Venezuela launched the Venezuela Support Fund. The two-year, joint campaign is raising humanitarian funds to assist the people of Venezuela and the Jewish community during this time of extreme hardship.

Attend an Information Session to Learn More About the Israel at 70 Mission

Attend an Information Session to Learn More About the Israel at 70 Mission

By now, you’ve heard the news: Next year, Federation is celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday with a really big Mission, April 16-22, 2018! In fact, 330 people have already registered.

It’s Time to Think About Summer Camp!

It’s Time to Think About Summer Camp!

Summer is right around the corner – do you know where your children will be? Enrollment for summer camp at our three Jewish community centers is now open, and filling up fast!

Don’t Miss the 22nd Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference

Don’t Miss the 22nd Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference

End-of-life care and conversations are crucial, but few people know how to adequately address such a complicated topic. To discuss this subject, Federation’s Mishkan Miami, Jewish Community Services of South Florida (JCS) and Miami Jewish Health present the 22nd Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference on Thursday, May 25.

Federation Leads Civil Rights Mission Through the South

Federation Leads Civil Rights Mission Through the South

Twenty-four South Florida women explored the American Civil Rights movement from a Jewish perspective on a recent mission organized by the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Women’s Philanthropy and Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC).

Venezuela Needs Your Help!

Venezuela Needs Your Help!

Last night, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and Friends of Yajad-Venezuela raised $200,000 at the launch of the Venezuela Support Fund held at Skylake Synagogue.

The Mission of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is to mobilize human and financial resources to care for those in need, strengthen
Jewish life and advance the unity, values and shared purpose of the Jewish people in Miami, in Israel and around the world.

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