Federation is a philanthropic organization that takes care of Jews in need and strengthens Jewish community in New Jersey, Israel, and around the world. Need advice in choosing a mitzvah project that has meaning for you? Federation can help! Our organization connects you to 4 overseas and 27 local agencies.

  • Giving Tuesday

    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an official partner of #GivingTuesday™ (#GT), a national day dedicated to giving and giving back by celebrating and encouraging charitable activities to help create a better world.

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    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an official partner of #GivingTuesday™ (#GT), a national day dedicated to giving and giving back by celebrating and encouraging charitable activities to help create a better world.

    more

    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an official partner of #GivingTuesday™ (#GT), a national day dedicated to giving and giving back by celebrating and encouraging charitable activ...

    more

    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an official partner of #GivingTuesday™ (#GT), a national day dedicated to ...

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    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an official partner of #GivingTuesda...

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    Tuesday, December 2
    Federation is proud to be an off...

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    Tuesday, December 2
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  • Community Challah Bake

    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braiding and baking more than 700 challahs for clients of Jewish Family Services of MetroWest and Central NJ and the local kosher food pantries.

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    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braiding and baking more than 700 challahs for clients of Jewish Family Services of MetroWest and Central NJ and the local kosher food pantries.

    more

    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braiding and baking more than 700 challahs for clients of Jewish Family Services of MetroWest and Central NJ and the local kosher food pantries.

    more

    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braiding and baking more than 700 challahs for clients of Jewish Family Serv...

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    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braiding and baking more than 700 ch...

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    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBank of NJ, Hillside
    Braidi...

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    Tuesday, December 2
    FoodBan...

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  • Join us on Super Sunday

    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, Whippany
    Wilf Jewish Community Campus, Scotch Plains
    It’s the day we come together in spirit and action as one community to repair our world by raising the funds.

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, Whippany
    Wilf Jewish Community Campus, Scotch Plains
    It’s the day we come together in spirit and action as one community to repair our world by raising the funds.

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, Whippany
    Wilf Jewish Community Campus, Scotch Plains
    It’s the day we come together in spirit and action a...

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, Whippany
    Wilf Jewish Community Campus,...

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus,...

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Alex Aidekman F...

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    Sunday, December 7 - 9 a.m. ...

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    Sunday, December 7...

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Scroll through the list below to see the most recent listings.View even more opportunities here.

Responding to emergency and disaster situations locally and around the world is an important part of the Federation mission, and made possible by our infrastructure and the generosity of members of the Greater MetroWest community who continue to donate their time and money in an extraordinary demonstration of chesed (kindness) and tikkun olam (repairing the world). 

Agency Listing

To reach an agency directly for volunteer placements, please contact the following individuals:

Daughters of Israel
Eve Goldberg • (973) 400-3360 • egoldberg@doigc.org

Friendship Circle
Toba Grossbaum • (973) 251-0204 • toba@fcnj.com

Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ
Stacey Brown • (973) 929-3027 • sbrown@jfedgmw.org

Jewish Family Service of Central NJ
Elie Bodner • (908) 352-8375 • ebodner@jfscentralnj.org

Jewish Family Service of MetroWest
Suzy Berman • (973) 637-1747 • sberman@jfsmetrowest.org

JCC MetroWest
Susan Galatz • (973) 530-3447 • sgalatz@jccmetrowest.org

Jewish Community Housing Corporation
Laurie Loughny • (973) 530-3962 • lauriel@jchcorp.org

Jewish Relief Agency
Aaron Goodman • (646) 620-9041 • aaron@jewishrelief.org

Jewish Vocational Service
(973) 674-6330

The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life
Dara Tsuprun • (973) 929-2966 • dtsuprun@thepartnershipnj.org

Rachel Coalition
Sylvia Heller • (973) 637-1708 • sheller@jfsmetrowest.org