Giving Opportunities

There are many ways to support the Jewish Community. Choose the ones that touch your heart the most.

Annual Campaign

Your annual pledge helps the Jewish Federation achieve important allocation goals, which helps to sustain our partner agencies at home and abroad.

Pay Your Pledge

Your pledge is your promise! Your dollars can make the difference in someone's life today!

Corporate Matching Gifts

Check out this list of corporations that offer donation-matching programs.

Tribute Gifts

Honor someone special, commemorate a yahrzeit or recognize a special occasion with a gift to the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley.

Community Legacy Project

Help ensure the future of our Jewish Community - Learn how to include the Jewish Federation as a part of your legacy.

Stock Gifts

Donating stock is easy -- learn how you can share your wealth and make a big impact on your community.



The following organizations and programs receive allocations from the

Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley:


Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center (APJCC)*^
APJCC Adults Special Needs Programming
APJCC Senior Music Program
APJCC Wake Up & Taste The Torah Art
Birthright Israel
Chai House *
Community Freedom Seder~
Community Legacy Project~
Community Mikvah~
Community Relations Council~

Day and Overnight Camp Scholarships~

Day & Overnight Camp Scholarships~
Hatikvah House
Hillel of Santa Cruz *
Hillel of Silicon Valley *
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley (JFS) *^
JFS HomeCare Scholarships
JFS Senior Transportation
JFS Quality of Life
Kehillah Jewish High School
Levy Family Campus~

NextGen Silicon Valley~

PJ Library~
PJ Our Way~
PJ Russian Language~
San Jose State University’s Hebrew Language Program
Shalom Baby~
Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School *
Teen-to-Teen Leadership Development Workshops
Yavneh Day School *^
Yavneh Tzedek Garden 



American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
Genesis Philanthropy Group
Harold Grinspoon Foundation
Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture
The Jewish Agency for Israel World ORT
Partnership 2Gether


​* Grants are provided for general operating expenses
^ Levy Family Campus organizations receive in-kind rent in addition to dollars granted
~ Program is managed directly by the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley



Accounting support
Community calendar
Coat & blanket drives
Development support
Dignity drives
Fundraising training
Holiday programs
Interfaith relationships
Marketing support
Point of distribution center for Santa Clara County
Red Cross emergency evacuation shelter
Food bank collections
Website development
Yellow Comforter Project

Low Overhead - High Allocations


Named a four-star rated charity by Charity Navigator, the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley allocates nearly 90% of all gifts directly to Jewish organizations in Silicon Valley, in Israel and abroad. 

Here's how your financial gift to the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley is put to work.
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