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Mishkan Miami, a Program of the
Greater Miami Jewish Federation

Mishkan Miami: The Jewish Connection for Spiritual Support, a program of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, helps to build connection to community and our sacred Jewish resources ba’asher hoo sham, wherever they are. We seek to be a catalyst of change for local institutions and volunteers, to become caring communities and individuals, through teaching and inspiring the values of Jewish spiritual care.

Contact us at Chaplaincy@JewishMiami.org or 786.866.8621.
If you require urgent assistance, please call Rabbi Frederick L. Klein at 305.562.1235. All inquiries are confidential.

About Mishkan Miami

About Mishkan Miami

Find Support

Find Support

Connect & Train

Connections and Training for Healthcare Institutions, Agencies, or Synagogues

Learn About Spiritual Care

Learn About Spiritual Care

Volunteer & Get Involved

Volunteer & Get Involved

Resources

Educational and Spiritual Resources

Helping Those in Crisis

Helping Those in Crisis
For thousands of Miami’s ill and elderly, The Jewish Chaplaincy Program of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation provides a sense of mishpacha (family) in times of great need. Our trained chaplains visit hospitals, nursing homes, hospices and long-term care facilities to provide consolation and guidance for those in crisis. Read more.

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Who We Are

Who We Are
When you are seeking spiritual support, you want a caring and knowledgeable professional. The Jewish Chaplaincy Program of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation comprises experienced rabbis who work closely with an Advisory Board of clergy and highly committed volunteers. We also collaborate with the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami and numerous other local and national organizations to bring help and healing wherever it is needed most.

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Events and Programs

Events and Programs
The Jewish Chaplaincy Program works with other organizations and Greater Miami Jewish Federation departments to present and participate in special events throughout the Jewish calendar year. We also organize annual conferences on aging for caregivers.

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Get Involved

Get Involved
Are you looking for a unique volunteer opportunity that will leave a lasting and meaningful impact on people in need? Through The Jewish Chaplaincy Program’s Refuat Ha-Nefesh (Jewish healing) Fellows Program, you’ll learn how to bring comfort, solace and joy to people experiencing a variety of personal difficulties.

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Publications and Resources

Publications and Resources
Whether you are in need of comfort at a difficult time or are caring for someone who is, The Jewish Chaplaincy Program offers a variety of resources and information to assist you. Browse here for downloadable materials such as special meditations and writings about holidays, as well as links to online learning.

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Combatting BDS

Combatting BDS

The Movement to Delegitimize Israel: Current State-of-Play of Boycotts, Divestments & Sanctions Movement will have breakout sessions facilitated by various local Jewish organizations.

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Never Forget

Never Forget

Through films, lectures and discussions, Holocaust Education Week will highlight the stories of survivors and examine the legacy of the Holocaust.

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Supporting Women

Supporting Women

This year, the Women’s Amutot Initiative allocated nearly $300,000 from the 2018 Annual Federation/UJA Campaign to 26 organizations.

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Helping the Hungry

Helping the Hungry

The Bonwitt Family spent a day volunteering at The Jaffa Institute, giving their children a chance to see Federation dollars at work.

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