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.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar

10

Singing With Silvana

Louis S. Wolk JCC 1200 Edgewood Ave
Rochester, NY 14618

Mar

10

PJ Library Mighty Mensches

Pencils and Papers 1099 Jay Street, Water Town Park
Rochester, NY 14611

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.