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Thanks from Israel - An Update from Rebecca Caspi

Please see below letter from Rebecca Caspi, who is on the ground in Israel in these trying times:

Dear Friends,

Your support means so much!

It’s at times like this, when the entire Jewish world pulls together with hopes and prayers for the safety of our three kidnapped boys, that…

David Rubenstein Memorial Scholarship Fund

Federation is proud to share that Board Member, philanthropist and all around mensch David Rubenstein has established a scholarship fund to help those in our community.  Application deadline is June 20 - see information below:

JDC Thanks San Diego Jewish Community for Support of Ukrainian Jews

In April the San Diego Jewish community stepped up to support the 300,000+ Jews who are living in tumultuous Ukraine in these uncertain times.  Through Federation, our community sent more than $25,000 through 250+ gifts to provide security, blankets, medicine and food to our Jewish family a…


On June 12, Israeli teens Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar and Naftali Frenkel were kidnapped on their way home by members of Hamas. Join us in expressing solidarity with their families by adding a message below.

To the families of Eyal, Gilad, and Naftali,

As the search continues for your sons…

Jewish Community Advocates Go to Sacramento

Federation's Jewish Community Relations Council Director, Linda Feldman, went with a group of Jewish advocates to Sacramento to work on public policy. 

This week Assembly Speaker-elect Toni Atkins (D-San Diego), took the oath of office as Assembly speaker at the Capitol in Sacramen…