GREENSBORO JEWISH FEDERATION

 

The Greensboro Jewish Federation is the voice of our local Jewish community and for millions of Jews around the world. Giving care to those in need, giving deeper engagement in quality of life, and giving strength to the community, in Greensboro, Israel and around the world is at the heart of what we do. Since 1940, the Federation has funded programs that care for people at every stage of life – strengthening community, providing leadership, and nurturing the leaders of tomorrow.

 

Recognized as a leader of small Jewish communities in the US and Canada, our Federation is distinguished by a high level of volunteer leadership commitment, creativity and innovation, and an annual campaign of over 1,100 annual contributors and raises over $1.6 million. The Federation serves the community in many ways, offering programming, networking, and social events; brokering community relations; advocating for Israel, and organizing city-wide religious observances and celebrations. Whatever your passion, there is an opportunity to get involved and become part of the Greensboro Jewish community where YOUR Jewish live can thrive. 

MISSION STATEMENT

 

The Greensboro Jewish Federation builds community among the Jewish people of Greensboro, assuring continuity from generation to generation. Recognizing that each Jew is responsible, one for another, the Federation promotes the welfare of the Jewish people in our community, in Israel and worldwide.

 

The Federation accomplishes its mission by:

• Developing Jewish educational and cultural activities.

• Promoting an understanding of Jewish culture and concerns.

• Fostering cooperation and effectiveness of existing Jewish organizations.

• Developing human and financial resources to meet Jewish needs.

• Building a strong relationship with our community-at-large.

To continue to best serve our community as a place of gathering and as a convener of activity, the Greensboro Jewish Federation building is now open to visitors on a regular schedule:

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Monday-Thursday)
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Fridays)

Masking inside the Greensboro Jewish Federation building is required in public spaces until August 1, 2022. Vaccines (including at least one booster) are recommended.

If you have been exposed directly to someone with Covid-19, you should follow current CDC guidelines. If you have Covid-19 symptoms, or any contagious illness like the flu, please do not enter the building.

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES

Jewish Family Services of Greensboro (JFS) provides a range of supportive, mental health, and volunteer services and programs that are dedicated to the well-being of the Jewish community and contribute to the vibrancy of the greater Greensboro community. JFS works to build a community where every individual and family receive the support and assistance they need to thrive.

JEWISH FOUNDATION OF GREENSBORO

The Jewish Foundation of Greensboro, a constituent agency of the Greensboro Jewish Federation, is ready to help you fulfill a mitzvah and support programs that bring help and hope to people in need. Whether your goals include reducing your taxes or creating permanent endowments to ensure the viability of Jewish community life and education for generations to come — The Jewish Foundation of Greensboro can help you meet these objectives and much more. 

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