What We Do

Changing Lives Every Day


The Federation and partners provide care for people in need • help seniors age with dignity • support families with special needs • spark young people's Jewish souls • educate future leaders • expand access to a vibrant community • advocate issues with civic and world leaders • connect all Jews to the collective Jewish family and MORE 

Addressing Critical Needs


Harnessing partnerships and resources, the Federation supports programs locally and globally that fuel solutions to the Jewish community's most pressing needs. For the full list of programs and partners, click MORE.



The Best Way to Do the Most Good


The Jewish Federation touches more Jewish lives of all ages, backgrounds, and lifestyles than any other organization in the heart of New Jersey and beyond.

  • 2,000+ people in need receive nutritional, mental health, in-home health, financial, and socialization support.
  • 5,000+ young people take part in educational and immersive experiences that inspire them to embrace Jewish identity and communal leadership. 
  • 7,500+ people of all ages participate in communal activities, from arts & culture, and adult education to business and social networking, holiday traditions, and more.    
  • 10,000+ people in Israel and overseas receive support at times of need, education to inspire young people's Jewish identity, and access to communal experiences that make Jewish life vibrant for people of all ages. Stay informed of the latest developments. Join our email list today. SIGN UP


Discover the Names Behind the Numbers


The Federation, its partners, and supporters impact thousands of lives - one at a time. Meet Edie, brought back to health; Viktor, rescued in Ukraine; Jessie, no longer alone; Reva, now speaking up; Ella, becoming a leader, and dozens more. READ THEIR STORIES