Roc City Jews

Roc City Jews builds community among Jewish adults from all backgrounds through meaningful social, cultural and religious events. Recent college graduates, young and established professionals and parents of young children who are looking to get more involved with our local Jewish community are welcome!


For more information, contact Gitana Mirochnik.

2019-2020 LINEUP

Home-Hosted Shabbat: Spend Friday night with other young and established professionals, hosted by one of our own! Enjoy a delicious potluck dinner while catching up with old friends and making new ones. We will connect you with the hosts as you determine what you can bring to contribute to an amazing, fun, low-stress Shabbat dinner. Fall/Spring.

Chanukah Party: Our annual Chanukah gathering with Chabad YJP. It's the end-of-year party you won't want to miss!

Volunteering Opportunities: Interested in giving back to our community? Join other like-minded Roc City Jews as we bring the value of repairing the world to life.

Pre-Passover Pasta Party: Get together with other Roc City Jews and enjoy a pre-Passover meal with pasta, bread sticks and other off-limits food before we head into Passover.

Mini-Mission: Curious about how Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester connects with and supports our local partner agencies? Take a tour around town as we hear from each organization and learn how this community works together to build a strong Jewish Rochester. Enjoy beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres.

Women's Philanthropy Main Event: The premier event for Jewish women in Rochester. We will have special seating and a pre-program L'Chaim for Roc City Jews.

New: IMPACT 365 Giving Society

IMPACT 365 is a remarkable group of young leaders whose mission is to give, serve and learn to make a collective positive impact in the Jewish world and Rochester community. This group of emerging philanthropists is made up of young and established professionals ages 25-45 who have generously committed to a minimum gift of $365 to the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester annual campaign.


In addition to exclusive social and networking events and programs, IMPACT 365 donors will be recognized in the Jewish Federation Annual Report as philanthropic leaders in our community.


Click here to learn more about IMPACT 365 and other recognized giving levels for Roc City Jews!


For more information, please contact Gitana Mirochnik by email or at 585.241.8643.