Consistent with our mission, the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle’s core values include an enduring commitment to a secure Jewish community here and abroad, to the strong democratic Jewish State of Israel, and to mutual respect and diversity within Jewish life. The Federation and our community are well-served by fostering diverse expressions throughout our cultural, educational, religious, social service, and community relations institutions, and by promoting a strong commitment to cohesiveness and civil discourse.
The Federation will Co-Host/Partner on events with community co-sponsors, but only if the Federation’s and Co-Host/Partner’s lists of Jewish community co-sponsors are aligned.
1. Marketing – Federation may market events in the following ways:
2. Event Co-Hosting or Partnership
3. Event Co-Sponsorship:
The guidelines below create a base policy governing Federation Marketing, CoHosting/Partnership, Co-Sponsorship, and Granting. Please consult with the department lead of a specific program, grant, or event for further details or explanation as needed.
The following types of programming are generally in accordance with our policy:
The Federation will not Market, Co-Host/Partner, Co-Sponsor, or Grant to events, programs, or organizations that:
These policies and guidelines are not intended to discourage presentation of a wide range of perspectives aimed at appealing to a broad cross-section of the community. The Jewish Federation reserves the right to reject any programming if deemed not to be in accord with our mission and values. Organizations or individuals seeking Federation marketing, co-hosting/partnership, co-sponsorship, or granting are strongly encouraged to consult with the Federation in advance to determine consistency with our policies and guidelines.
*Revised policy approved by Federation Board – March 2020