Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Immigrants from 29 Countries Light Hanukkah Candles in Israel

One hundred young immigrants who have arrived in Israel in recent months from 29…



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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

From Struggling Mom to the Best Job in the World

Spreading Light at Chanukah in Odessa

Each year on Chanukah, many of us gather with friends and family to celebrate the…



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Saturday, December 24, 2016

The History of Why Jews Eats Chinese on Christmas

If Chinese food has become part of your tradition at this time of year, you’re one of…



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Friday, December 23, 2016

Statement on UN Anti-Israel Resolution

The Jewish Federation of San Diego County, along with the leadership of Jewish…



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9 Lesser-Known Facts About Chanukah

This Chanukah, impress your friends and family with nine lesser-known facts about Chanukah.



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French Jewry: The Tip of the Iceberg

History has often taught us that when the Jewish future is at stake in a country, it’s…



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Monday, December 19, 2016

Meet the Women's Philanthropy Board: Meg Mandel

Each week we will be introducing you to one of our Federation Women's Philanthropy…



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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Federation Supports Natan Sharansky Regarding a New Bill in the Knesset

The Jewish Federation of San Diego Country along with Jewish Federations of North…



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150 NextGeners Gather to Celebrate Hanukkah

On Thursday, December 8th, 150 NextGeners gathered at 98 Bottles, in Little Italy, to…



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Any Given Sunday: San Diego’s Jewish Teen Service Summit

On a Sunday earlier this month, I witnessed the burgeoning future of Jewish teen…



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Photos: Women's Philanthropy Finals Survival Bags

The Women’s Philanthropy Finals Survival Bags volunteer event was a great success! Many…



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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Promoting Volunteerism in the FSU

You might think JDC’s Former Soviet Union (FSU) department would have little in common…



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Revitalizing the Negev Through Creative Placemaking

Livnat Kutz loves to make things grow, and living just five kilometers from Gaza in…



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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

More than 200 Teens Commit to Giving Back

On Sunday, December 4, over 200 high school students representing over 58 schools…



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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Meet the Women's Philanthropy Board: Lisa Kornfeld

Each week we will be introducing you to one of our Federation Women's Philanthropy…



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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Helping College Students Through Finals

Women’s Philanthropy is providing a little support for our Jewish college students at…


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Friday, December 2, 2016

#GivingTuesday Raises More Than 2,000 for San Diego's Most Vulnerable

This is what you accomplished on #GivingTuesday

Thanks to 211 generous donors, we…



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Federation Update From the Ground in Israel

Our Israel team updated Federations a little while ago – it’s pouring outside!  This is…



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