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Join the Global Jewish Community for the General Assembly

What’s next? This powerful question will be explored as the global Jewish community gathers virtually for this year’s Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly (GA) on Sunday, October 3 at 2 p.m.

JELF Offers Interest-free Loan for Jewish Students Pursuing Higher Education

Do you need help paying for college? JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund), a Federation partner agency, is now accepting applications for interest-free loans for Jewish students pursuing higher education, including graduate, vocational or technical school.

Saul Schottenstein Foundation Helps Families Celebrate the High Holidays

Myra’s famous holiday dessert, fondly referred to as Bubbie’s Spongecake, may not have made it to the table this year without the help of The Saul Schottenstein Foundation.

PJ Library Celebrates 5782

PJ Library welcomed 5782 with a special virtual program in partnership with Maker Monkey Workshop and the Miami Children’s Museum.

Federation Helps Secure Over $2.6 Million in Security Grants

This past year, Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and the Office of Community Security (OCS) helped Miami’s Jewish institutions receive 19 grants totaling nearly $2.7 million from the federal Nonprofit Security Grant Program.

Scholarships Help Children Experience Jewish Summer Camp

Making friendship bracelets, enjoying cookouts, canoeing in the lake, laughing with pals, celebrating Shabbat under the stars…

Interest-Free Loans Can Help You

If you are in need of financial help, the Hebrew Free Loan Association of Miami, (HFLA) a program of Federation, can help.

Program Teaches Miami Marlins Staff About Antisemitism

With this week’s release of the annual FBI Hate Crime Statistics Act Report, which showed that reported hate crimes targeting the Jewish community made up nearly 60 percent of all religiously motivated hate crimes, we know education is an increasingly important tool to combat hate.

Connect With Your Community During High Holiday Worship Services — Virtually or In-Person

Are you looking for a way to connect with your community during the High Holidays? Federation’s High Holiday Welcome Program 5782/2021 can help.

JAA Guides Families of Children With Special Needs

For parents of children with special needs, the start of the school year can be challenging with new routines and changes.

Become a Spiritual Caregiver With Refuat Ha-Nefesh

Mishkan Miami: The Jewish Connection for Spiritual Support is beginning a new cohort of volunteer training to help older adults who are seeking support and companionship.

Miami’s Young Adults Experience Birthright Israel

It was a meaningful and fun-filled Israel experience for 20 participants who recently returned from Federation’s Young Leadership Division Birthright trip. One of the most memorable experiences was a day-long excursion to Yerucham, Federation’s partnership city, where they saw firsthand the close relationship between Miami and the growing Israeli city.

Federation Partners Are Making a Difference in Haiti

It has been nearly two weeks since the devastating earthquake in Haiti and the island nation needs our help more than ever.

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation Announces a Groundbreaking Partnership With Shul of Bal Harbour, EZS Events and Hatzalah of South Florida to Benefit Surfside Tragedy Victims

Immediately following the catastrophic collapse of Surfside’s Champlain Towers South condominium on June 24, 2021, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation embarked on an emergency campaign to raise funds to assist those who were impacted by the disaster.

L’Shanah Tovah 5782!

A High Holiday Message from the Greater Miami Jewish Federation
Volunteer at the Kosher Food Distribution Drive-Thru

Volunteer at the Kosher Food Distribution Drive-Thru

Calling all volunteers: Federation’s Jewish Volunteer Center (JVC) needs your help at our next Free Kosher Food Distribution Drive-Thru, taking place Thursday, August 26 at Federation Headquarters, 4200 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami.
Be a Part of the Jewish Community Response’s to the Earthquake in Haiti

Be a Part of the Jewish Community Response’s to the Earthquake in Haiti

As the people of Haiti confront devastating loss and anguish in the wake of the earthquake that occurred on Saturday, August 14, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is helping those affected by the disaster.
Connect With Your Community at Federation’s High Holiday Welcome Program

Connect With Your Community at Federation’s High Holiday Welcome Program

Federation's High Holiday Welcome Program 5782/2021 is helping our community find connection, tradition and meaning.
Grant Applications Available for Organizations With Innovative Jewish Programs

Grant Applications Available for Organizations With Innovative Jewish Programs

Federation is supporting organizations that make a difference in our community and transform Jewish life.
Supporting Surfside

Supporting Surfside

What does it mean for the Greater Miami Jewish Federation to be here for the community in ordinary and extraordinary times?
Vote For Holocaust Education

Vote For Holocaust Education

If you are a resident of Miami Beach, the Jewish community needs your vote to help secure the future of Holocaust education.

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Become a Spiritual Caregiver

Become a Spiritual Caregiver

Are you looking for a rewarding program to give back to older adults, who are especially isolated and lonely during the pandemic?

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Building Community

Building Community

For young adults looking for meaningful connections to Jewish life, Base Miami, an innovative Federation program, is the place to go.

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Jewish Life on Campus

Jewish Life on Campus

College application season is upon us and Hillel International has an important resource for high school seniors and their families.

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