Upcoming Events
  • Share the Light!

    Set up a menorah, prepare candles for Eighth Night, and join friends for a unique celebration, sharing the light of Hanukkah with uplifting, soulful melodies and stories to nourish the spirit. Sunday, December 5. On Zoom.

  • Hanukkah 2021

    Hanukkah is here! Find out about Hanukkah celebrations and events in the Puget Sound region and beyond, in the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle’s handy guide.

  • A Conversation with Dr. Elana Stein Hain

    Join us for a conversation with Dr. Elana Stein Hain of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America on “Diaspora, Citizenship, and the Modern State of Israel.” Sunday, December 12. Register today!

  • Connections 2022!

    Save the date! Connections 2022 will take place on Sunday, February 6. Connections is the largest philanthropic gathering of Jewish women in the Pacific Northwest. More details soon!

  • Stay Connected with Jewish Life

    You can be home and still be connected to Jewish life! Check out your Federation’s guide to virtual congregational services, gatherings, learning opportunities, and more throughout our region and beyond. Find out what’s going on in the community.

  • Here to Help

    Find out the latest information about the pandemic. From the latest guidance documents to resources for getting help, you’ll find them here.

About Us

Ensuring a Vibrant, Thriving Jewish Community

The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle ensures Jewish continuity. We meet the needs of a fast-growing and diverse community of people who want to connect with Jewish life in ways that fit their passions and interests. We serve as a community voice, strengthen connections to Israel and World Jewry, and make investments in Jewish life, for today and the next generation.

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Our Impact


Local children received need-based camp scholarships in 2021, enabling them to have the transformational experience of Jewish overnight summer camp.


Small Agency Sustainability Grants: Applications Opening Soon!

Applications will open December 15 for Small Agency Sustainability grants from the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle. SAS grants, awarded each year, provide up to $5,000 in operational support for Jewish organizations serving Western Washington that have annual operating budgets of $150,000 or less. More information coming soon!

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Our Publication


Find out about the impact you make for our Jewish community through your support of Federation’s leadership development programs. Read the Fall 2021 issue of our Quarterly Report.