• Together, we deliver medicine to a Holocaust survivor in war-torn Ukraine. More

  • Together, we help a struggling Tucson family pay for housing and food. More

  • We put the Jewish values of compassion, generosity & responsibility into action. More

  • Together, we respond when the people of Israel are under attack More

A Day with Masha Gessen, Renowned Russian & American Journalist, Author and Activist. Noted for her opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin, she has also written extensively on LGBT rights. A contributor to numerous newspapers and amagazinies, Gessen has written several books, most recently Words Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy Riot (2014). Go here for a list of all the events.

 

  • A Language Lover Explores His Calling in Israel

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he left for Israel as a Masa English Teaching Fellow. It wasn't easy -- but it was one of the most rewarding experiences of his life.

    Read his story.

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he left for Israel as a Masa English Teaching Fellow. It wasn't easy -- but it was one of the most rewarding experiences of his life.

    Read his story.

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he left for Israel as a Masa English Teaching Fellow. It wasn't easy -- but it was one of the most rewarding experiences of his life.

    Read his story.

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he left for Israel as a Masa English Teaching Fellow. It wasn't easy -- ...

    Read his story.

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he left for Israel as a Masa Eng...

    Read his story.

    Josh didn't speak a word of Hebrew when he...

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Join us Tuesday, February 10 at 7:00 pm at the Tucson JCC. Avraham Infeld is one of the most unique and compelling teachers and leaders in the Jewish World today. This event is open to all. Go here to learn more about Avraham Infeld and register.

Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona

We bring the Jewish community together to help those in need and to strengthen and preserve the Jewish people at home, in Israel, & around the world.

For more than 50 years, the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona has served as our community's coordinating body for fundraising, planning, and communal services.

Through a network of affiliated agencies, we help individuals and families, The old and the young, the unemployed, the homeless, the sick, the poor, and those who are persecuted or oppressed.

Federation strives to meet the community's needs today, while planning for a dynamic and responsible Jewish future. Your participation in Federation and all of its activities will assure that future.