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Federation Remembers Zimna Birhani Z"l

 

In the winter of 2013, several members of our San Diego Jewish community went on an American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) humanitarian mission to Ethiopia. The aim of the mission was to provide clean water and to build schools for four remote villages in the Gondar Region.…

A Sweet Night of Wine Women and Chocolate

 

On Tuesday, February 24, Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy gathered to schmooze with other like-minded women, sample wine pairings, and nosh on cheese and chocolate. More than 60 Jewish women from all throughout San Diego came together at Carruth Cellars in Solana Beach for a Feder…

Heather Wolfson | Senior Director of Community Partnerships

The Jewish Federation of San Diego County is pleased to announce that Heather Wolfson has been appointed Senior Director of Community Partnerships. She will work closely with the CEO, Board of Directors, partners and Federation staff to implement mission-driven initiatives in three strategic…

Women's Philanthropy Hosts Good Deeds Day | March 15

 

The Women’s Philanthropy division of the Jewish Federation of San Diego County invites you to partake in Good Deeds Day, an international day of performing good deeds, celebrated by more than half a million volunteers in 50 countries all around the world!
 

There are three ways to…

Federation Stands With Copenhagen

 


The Jewish Federations of North America are shocked and grieved following yesterday’s attacks on the Krystalgade Synagogue and the cultural center in Copenhagen that has left at least two people dead - including Dan Uzan, a Jewish volunteer security guard - and others injured.

Mich…