Jewish Community News

News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

Women's Philanthropy Board Installation


On June 4th, 25 women (and a handful of men) gathered to celebrate the 2018/2019 Women’s Philanthropy Board successes and usher in the 2019/2020 Women’s Philanthropy new Board Members and Officers.  Jodie Graber, Director of Women's Philanthropy, shared, “Our Women's Philanthropy Boa…

Want to Live in Israel? Masa Israel Journey Can Help!


Want to know what living like an Israeli is like? Masa Israel can help! Masa Israel Journey is the leader in immersive international experiences in Israel for young adults (18-30). Their diverse portfolio of study abroad, internship, service learning, or Jewish studies programs help you gro…

Last Call to Register for Celebrate Israelfest

Are you ready to join our San Diego Jewish community at Liberty Station for Celebrate Israelfest? This Sunday, June 2, enjoy an afternoon of delicious food, awesome entertainment, and tons of family-friendly activities. Plus, we have added more security, and an improved check-in process so…

The Most Important Jewish Holiday you Have Never Heard of


Shavuot, the “Feast of Weeks,” is celebrated seven weeks after Passover, and is arguably the most important Jewish Holiday most people have never heard of. From all-night study sessions to indulging in loads and loads of cheese, Shavuot celebrates the receiving of the Torah on Mount…

Making Mitzvot Happen


Women’s Philanthropy Board Members & others participating in ADL’s Walk Against Hate

Members of the Women’s Philanthropy Board were happy to participate in two social action projects with Federation’s partners this month.  On Sunday, May 19th, members proudly marched alongside 3,5…