The Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley is the voice of the South Bay’s Jewish community. With a four-star rated charity with Charity Navigator, you can be confident that nearly 90% of your gift goes directly to helping Jewish organizations in Silicon Valley and around the world. 

Here's how your financial gift to the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley is put to work.
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Click here to download a document outlining how the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley's funds are allocated.
Support For Regional Jewish Organizations

Your financial gift allows the Jewish Federation to provide support for:
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 & 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
JValley News+
Kehillah Jewish High School
Levy Family Campus~
Limmud Bay Area
NextGen Silicon Valley~
PJ Library~
PJ Our Way~
PJ Russian Language~
San Jose State University’s Hebrew Language Program
Shabbat the Queen (program for 6-8 year olds)~
Shalom Baby~
Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School *
Teen-to-Teen Leadership Development Workshops
Yavneh Day School *^
Yavneh Tzedek Garden 

​* 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


Support For Jewish Organizations Around The World

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

Provide Community Organizational Support

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

The Federation also maintain Philanthropic Funds for individuals and endowments to sustain community programs.  If you would like more information about these programs, please contact our offices at (408) 358-3033.

Click the images below to download information on how Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley gifts are put to use, and the allocations of these gifts.