We build and protect a strong Jewish future in Rochester, Israel and around the globe.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester was awarded a 97% rating (A+) from Charity Navigator, a leading not for profit entity that provides assessments of charities for donors.  The 4-Star rating received by the Federation was based on Charity Navigator’s assessment of the Federation’s financial efficiency, sustainability, trustworthiness, and its commitment to corporate governance best practices.

Our Community

We are proud of our longstanding work supporting and engaging Jewish Rochester and the greater Jewish community. Through projects like our Annual Campaign and important initiatives, we are able to have an impact at home, in Israel, and throughout the world.

What We Offer

Our programs and events are designed to further our mission, engaging and connecting our community today and tomorrow.

Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsorship


The Federation is thankful for the generosity of these businesses which help support the work we do in the Rochester community.



Ways to Give

Every day, we work to provide compassionate, strategic, and comprehensive support, no matter the situation. There is no organization better positioned to do this than the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.