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About Federation

About Federation

For more than 75 years, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation has been a unifying force for Jewish community-building and philanthropy. We 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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Our Departments

Our Departments

Whether you wish to get involved with the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, attend an event or learn more about our work, our professionals and volunteers are happy to assist you – and provide you with opportunities for meaningful participation.

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Our Work in Miami

Our Work in Miami

Thanks to the generosity of thousands of donors, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation supports numerous local partner agencies and programs that provide a lifeline of vital services for 1 in 8 people in Miami’s Jewish community.

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... In Israel & Worldwide

... In Israel & Worldwide

Through long-standing partnerships with the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI), and the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) – among other organizations – the Greater Miami Jewish Federation supports services that help the vulnerable, combat anti-Semitism and rebuild Jewish life in communities around the world.

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Federation Offices

Federation Offices

Conveniently headquartered on Biscayne Boulevard near downtown Miami, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation also maintains offices at Jewish Community Centers in North and South Miami-Dade County.

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Our Sponsors

Our Sponsors

Are you looking to promote your business to Miami’s Jewish community? The Greater Miami Jewish Federation Corporate Sponsorship program — called Proud Business Partners — gives you valuable opportunities to do just that, and to be a solid corporate citizen as well.

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Federation Hosts Second Kosher Food Drive-Thru

Federation Hosts Second Kosher Food Drive-Thru

More than 1,000 members of Miami’s Jewish community received free kosher food last week at the second Kosher Food Distribution Drive-Thru organized by the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and its Jewish Volunteer Center.

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Young Adults Help Community Members Through Serve the Moment

Young Adults Help Community Members Through Serve the Moment

This summer, Federation joined other organizations under the umbrella of the Jewish Service Alliance to create Serve the Moment. The four-week “summer of service” program engaged 18-29-year-olds with the intent of initiating 100,000 acts of meaningful, community hands-on volunteering projects.

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Base Miami Becomes a Federation Program

Base Miami Becomes a Federation Program

Base Miami, a program aimed at engaging young professionals and families in deep exploration of their Jewish identity in a home-based setting, is now a proud Federation program. Base Miami is centered around the home of Rabbi Adam and Jessie Gindea in Brickell.

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Helping Vulnerable Israelis Through the Pandemic

Helping Vulnerable Israelis Through the Pandemic

Federation overseas partner The Jewish Agency for Israel is helping the most vulnerable older adults in Israel cope with the pandemic. Residents of Amigour, a housing community supported by The Jewish Agency, are receiving food, other necessities and emotional support. For Etya Papugayev, the help has been a lifeline.

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