Ensuring a Vibrant, Thriving Jewish Community

The Jewish Federation leads a strong Jewish Puget Sound by serving as a community voice, strengthening connections to Israel and World Jewry, and making investments in Jewish life, for today and the next generation.

 The Federation’s work is made possible by generous supporters and volunteers. Look at the work that you make possible!

Jewish Community Relations Council, leveraging the strength and heart of Puget Sound’s diverse Jewish community to secure a vibrant Jewish future locally, in Israel, and around the world and to champion a just, democratic, and pluralistic society. The JCRC combats antisemitism, racism, and bigotry; supports a peaceful, secure, Jewish, and democratic state of Israel; fosters positive and meaningful relations with other communities and public officials; and strengthens our Jewish communities through building cohesion and civil discourse.
SAFE Washington, providing Jewish organizations access to security communications and preparedness resources.
Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Seattle, providing a critical source of support for Jewish programs and services.
LIFE & LEGACY®, helping participating Jewish organizations build financial security through endowments.
Special Initiatives Fund, supporting innovation in building community.
Israeli Emissaries, infusing Israel into local Jewish life.
Impact Overseas, investing in human services, educational, and cultural programs for Jews in Israel and around the world.
Opportunities for Young Adults, connecting to community through immersive experiences.
Opportunities for Teens, connecting and learning through teen Israel scholarships.
Israel-Focused Community Events, featuring prominent guest speakers.


Peer Connections, networking and learning for legal professionals through the Cardozo Society.
Opportunities for Young Adults, finding connections to Jewish life through Reset & Refresh.
PJ Library, connecting families with young children to Jewish life through Jewish-themed books and events.
Leadership Development, equipping emerging leaders with skills and networks through the Courageous Leadership Initiative, Wexner Heritage Program, National Young Leadership Cabinet, and Seattle NowGen Giving Circle.
Scholarships, enabling children to go to Jewish overnight summer camp and teens to experience Israel.

Thank you for your support!

Our Impact


Three-fourths of the bills for which Federation advocated passed in the 2021 session of the Washington State Legislature.