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Eighth Graders Return From Meaningful Trip to Israel

Eighth Graders Return From Meaningful Trip to Israel

Ten eighth graders recently returned from a 10-day trip to Israel as the first Miami cohort of IsraelNow, a national educational experience for teens.
Help Tell the Story of Holocaust Survivors With 3G Speaker Training

Help Tell the Story of Holocaust Survivors With 3G Speaker Training

Are you a grandchild of a Holocaust Survivor? Learn how to tell their story with 3G Miami. The Federation-supported organization is offering a unique speaker training program to help share your grandparent’s testimony with students in Miami.
Read About Federation’s Support of Relief Efforts in Ukraine

Read About Federation’s Support of Relief Efforts in Ukraine

The world’s attention has been on Russia’s unprovoked invasion of democratic Ukraine, which has become the largest war in Europe since World War II.
Federation Continues Supporting Relief Efforts in Ukraine

Federation Continues Supporting Relief Efforts in Ukraine

As Russia’s aggression in Ukraine enters its second month, we are seeing the enormous toll it has taken on the citizens of the country, including the nation’s 200,000 Jews.
First Group of Honeymoon Israel Returns

First Group of Honeymoon Israel Returns

Seventeen Miami couples, including interfaith, multi-racial and LGBTQ+ partners, recently returned from the first cohort of Honeymoon Israel, a highly subsidized, nine-day trip to explore the country and build meaningful, lasting Jewish connections.
JCRC Program Unveils Artwork that Shines a Light on Antisemitism and Racism

JCRC Program Unveils Artwork that Shines a Light on Antisemitism and Racism

With the goal of building bridges between communities, Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council invites you to Shine A Light on Antisemitism and Racism: A Black & Jewish Art Collaboration on Wednesday, April 6 at 7 p.m. at Overtown's Historic Ward Rooming House Gallery.
Learn About Jewish Life With Base Miami

Learn About Jewish Life With Base Miami

Young adults can gain a window into Jewish life with a new course led by Rabbi Adam Gindea of Base Miami. The 18-month long course will explore the depth of Judaism, including the flow of the Jewish calendar, celebrations and rituals, home-based practices and traditions, spirituality and more.
Federation Bringing Relief to Ukrainian Refugees

Federation Bringing Relief to Ukrainian Refugees

As the humanitarian crisis continues in the face of Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is supporting the life-saving efforts of our overseas partners — the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), The Jewish Agency for Israel and World ORT — who are helping refugees.
Thank You, Miami for a Successful Super Sunday!

Thank You, Miami for a Successful Super Sunday!

Miami’s Jewish community is stronger together and that was certainly true this past Sunday as more than 900 donors contributed over $636,000 to support Federation’s work in Miami, in Israel and in more than 70 countries worldwide.
Young Adults Can Find Community With YLD’s Newish and Jewish

Young Adults Can Find Community With YLD’s Newish and Jewish

Are you a young professional looking to meet others from the Miami community? Federation’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) is offering a unique opportunity to connect with your peers through Newish and Jewish.
Federation Leaders Visit the Poland-Ukraine Border With JFNA Leadership Mission

Federation Leaders Visit the Poland-Ukraine Border With JFNA Leadership Mission

“I am amazed at how quickly and efficiently we rise to the challenge.” These are the words of Federation Board Chair Isaac K. "Ike" Fisher who recently joined Federation President and CEO Jacob Solomon and a group of leaders from The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) on an emotional and meaningful mission at the Poland-Ukraine border.
Help Make Sunday a SUPER Day!

Help Make Sunday a SUPER Day!

Help make this Sunday a SUPER day for our Jewish community. Volunteer to join Super Sunday, Federation’s largest annual fundraising day of the year.
Passover Experience for Adults With Special Needs

Passover Experience for Adults With Special Needs

Adults with developmental or physical challenges, their caregivers and family members throughout South Florida can enjoy an inclusive, virtual Passover experience.
Scholarships Available for College Students

Scholarships Available for College Students

Jewish undergraduate and graduate students in need of financial assistance can receive help through the Sylvia Tuman Scholarship Program.
Federation Monitoring the Relief Efforts in Ukraine

Federation Monitoring the Relief Efforts in Ukraine

As the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine deepens, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is continuing to support critical relief efforts on the ground.

JCRC Action Alert

Urge Congress to support supplemental funding for the Ukraine crisis and to extend the “Lautenberg Amendment”
Have You Registered for the Israel 75 Miami Mega Mission Yet?


Have You Registered for the Israel 75 Miami Mega Mission Yet?


Less than one month since we launched the Israel 75 Miami Mega Mission, more than 250 members of Miami’s Jewish community have already registered for the journey of a lifetime!
Federation System Fulfills a Critical Role in Ukraine Relief Efforts

Federation System Fulfills a Critical Role in Ukraine Relief Efforts

Large countries invading their neighbor, assuming their sovereignty is up for grabs, is nothing new. In fact, it's as old as time itself.
Federation Overseas Partners Helping Jewish Refugees in Ukraine Make Aliyah

Federation Overseas Partners Helping Jewish Refugees in Ukraine Make Aliyah

In the days since Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine, our overseas partner The Jewish Agency for Israel has dramatically increased its efforts to help those in peril reach safety.
Join Us for Super Sunday

Join Us for Super Sunday

The events we are witnessing in Ukraine during the past week have highlighted the lifesaving role Federation plays in the wellbeing of Jews around the world.
Greater Miami Jewish Federation, JCRC, RAGM Decry Recent Spate of Terror Attacks in Israel

Greater Miami Jewish Federation, JCRC, RAGM Decry Recent Spate of Terror Attacks in Israel

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation, its Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami (RAGM) decry the recent spate of of terror attacks in Israel, which have resulted in the death of 11 innocent people over the past week and a half.

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Helping in Ukraine

Helping in Ukraine

The world’s attention has been on the Russian’s unprovoked invasion of democratic Ukraine, which has become the largest war in Europe since World War II.

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Building Bridges

Building Bridges

With the goal of building bridges between community, Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council is presenting Shine A Light on Antisemitism and Racism: A Black & Jewish Art Collaboration on Wednesday, April 6 at 7 p.m. at the Historic Ward Rooming House Gallery in Overtown.

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IsraelNow Returns

IsraelNow Returns

Almost 200 eighth graders recently returned from the first cohort of IsraelNow, an educational and transformative journey subsidized by Federation.

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