Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest is the largest Jewish philanthropy in New Jersey and the eighth largest Federation in the country, serving the Jewish community in Essex, Morris, Sussex, Union, and parts of Somerset counties. Inspired by our Jewish values, Federation cares for people in need locally, in Israel, and in 70 countries around the world. Together, Federation builds upon and ensures a vibrant Jewish community today for future generations. We care. We build. We save.
Hurricane Matthew has wreaked a path of destruction. The powerful storm has forced hundreds of thousands to flee for their lives. Jewish Federations of North America has opened the Hurricane Matthew Relief Fund to support communities in need. Click here to donate.
Boost to Security – While individual organizations are taking measures to make themselves and their constituents safer, Federation is making a commitment to invest in the security of our entire Jewish community. more
Broadcaster Shares Insights on Judaism and the Election – Our 2017 Major Gifts Event featured a conversation with broadcast journalist David Gregory as well as a tribute to Shimon Peres and two community leaders who recently passed. more
JCF Celebrates Create a Jewish Legacy Donors and Team Members – More than 270 people gathered on Wednesday, September 21 for a fun and festive celebration of another successful year of Create a Jewish Legacy. more
Global Connections Fall Gathering – Get inspired and share ideas for how we can best convey our global message to the community. All are welcome. Dinner buffet will be served. $18 per person. more
Neil Lazarus Talks Israel – College and high school students are invited to a seminar on communicating about Israel. more
BLOG: More Choice, More Dignity – The hunger I feel on Yom Kippur makes me think about all those people, here and around the world, who are food insecure. And about how you help. By Federation CEO Dov Ben-Shimon. more
Cecille Asekoff Honored for the Essential Role She Has Played in Field of Chaplaincy – On September 18, a remarkable woman was honored for her 27 years of service as Executive Director of the Neshama Association of Jewish Chaplains. more
DID YOU KNOW? PJ Library announces PJ Our Way, offering the gift of exceptional books with Jewish themes for children ages 9-11. Just like PJ Library, these books are FREE, but what's new is that your child gets to pick their own book. Find out more or register today at the above link.
Works of art inspired by the Holocaust. more
Share ideas and get inspired. more
A conversation with foreign affairs expert Bret Stephens, moderated by Federation CEO Dov Ben-Shimon. more
Federation CRC director Linda Scherzer discusses this topic as part of the Summit JCC’s Current Concerns in the Jewish World series. more