Jewish Community News

News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

Conversation Over Coffee

Federation has a special guest in town this weekend from Berlin, Germany representing the Jewish Agency for Israel. Federation is hosting several events to share with the community how the Agency supports revitalization of Jewish communities outside of Israel. Anastassia “Nastia” Pleto…

Have You Doubled Your Impact?

Elaine Galinson understands the impact that a strong Federation can make on Jewish children, youth, teens, adults, and seniors. A longtime supporter, Elaine embraces Federation’s vision of caring for Jews in need wherever they are, building Jewish community and strengthening Jewish identi…

Reflections from Sderot


Efrat pictured with 3 of her 4 children. Efrat cares for 96 children and families in the Youth futures program and manages a dedicated team of mentors

When all over Israel families are resting on Shabbat and spending time together, our children here in the Sderot region suffered yet anothe…

Bringing Modern Israel to San Diego Campuses

by Jordan Daniels
Communications Associate for Leichtag Foundation 

The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative (MGSDII) is proud to announce the lineup of visiting Israeli professors who will teach 17 classes on modern Israel at San Diego university campuses for the 2019-2020 year. …

Exciting New Speakers Join Brunch Club

On Wednesday, November 6, the Women’s Philanthropy Board proudly presents our next Brunch Club event. Join us for a fulfilling and informative morning of connection and conversation as we discuss supporting our loved ones and ourselves as we deal with stressful and trying times through a v…