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Holocaust Survivors in Israel Find Support with Café Europa

Thanks to your donations, Holocaust survivors in Israel know that they are never alone. Through Federation's overseas partner the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), 8,000 survivors find friendship and fun at 120 Café Europa social clubs throughout Israel. Each Café Europa offers a meeting place, social networking and activities, including dancing, musical performances, literary evenings, holiday celebrations and more. Cafe’ Europa took its name from a café in Sweden where Jews who survived the Holocaust met after World War II to look for friends and relatives. Today, a network of Café Europa clubs provide support and comfort for aging survivors in Israel, the United States and throughout the world.

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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