Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Three Organizations Will Recieve $13,875 in Fourth-Round Funding from Jewish Federation's SteelTree Fund

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, June 15, 2016 / 0 Comments

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s SteelTree Fund will give three organizations a total of $13,875 in fourth-round 2015–16 funding: Community Day School (CDS), The Friendship Circle and Chabad of Pittsburgh. The grant to CDS will fund a new program called Shabbat-in-a-Box. The goal of the program is to engage families with CDS through participation with […]

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Jewish Pittsburgh Heartbroken Over Mass LGBT Shooting in Orlando

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Tuesday, June 14, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, the Greater Pittsburgh Rabbinic Association and the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh are incensed and heartbroken over a mass shooting at Pulse, an LGBT nightclub in Orlando, Fla. The shooting — which occurred early Sunday, June 12 — left 49 dead and 53 injured. “This is a profound act of […]

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Biblical Scholar and Author Avivah Gottleib Zornberg Makes First Pittsburgh Visit to Present Three-Part Series

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, May 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

Biblical scholar and author Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg, Ph.D., will visit Pittsburgh for the first time in June and will present three lectures on significant Jewish topics. The Jewish Community Foundation of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh and three synagogues will co-sponsor the lectures. Each lecture will be on a different date and at a […]

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First Pittsburgh Appearance of New Education Director, Presentation of the Grinspoon Award: Unsung Jewish Heroes Celebration to Honor 20 Local Educators and Highlight the Latest in Community Education

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, April 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

The purpose of the Unsung Jewish Heroes celebration, Sunday, May 22, 5 p.m., is to sing the praises of individuals who provide outstanding Jewish education. The event, presented by the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, will include the presentation of Unsung Jewish Heroes Awards to 20 local educators from early childhood centers and day and […]

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Celebrating 20 Years of Partnership2Gether Connection Between Pittsburgh and Karmiel-Misgav: Federation's Israel Week, May 8-15, Marks Israel's Independence with Special Guests and Activities for All Ages

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, April 21, 2016 / 0 Comments

This year Pittsburgh’s Jewish community can take an extra measure of hometown pride in the annual observance of Israel’s independence: In addition to being the year of Israel’s 68th birthday, 2016 marks the 20th anniversary of The Burgh’s sister-city relationship with Karmiel-Misgav, in Israel. To mark both occasions, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Partnership2Gether […]

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Award-Winning Scholar Daniel Gordis to Speak at Federation's Annual Campaign Thank You Event

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Monday, April 18, 2016 / 0 Comments

At 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 18, at Rodef Shalom Congregation, Daniel Gordis, Ph.D. — senior vice president and Koret Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College, Jerusalem — will speak at the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Annual Campaign Thank You event. The event is held in appreciation of donors who have given $1,000 or more to the […]

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Jewish Community Foundation's Annual Investment Meeting Will Spotlight Foundation Assets and Economic Prospects

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Monday, April 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Jewish Community Foundation of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh invites current and prospective Foundation fundholders to its third annual investment meeting and breakfast. The event will be Monday, May 9, at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh, 5738 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh 15217. A light breakfast will be served at 7:45 a.m. The meeting, […]

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Vibrant Pittsburgh and Urban Affairs Foundation Offer Mini Grants to Strengthen Civic Engagement Among the Region's Diverse Community-Based Organizations

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Friday, March 18, 2016 / 0 Comments

PITTSBURGH – Two Western Pennsylvania champions of diversity — Vibrant Pittsburgh and the Urban Affairs Foundation, which is a part of the Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh — have joined forces to implement this year’s Mini Grants Initiative: 2016 Civic Inclusion & Engagement Fund. This fund will promote diverse communities […]

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International Panel Will Present Second Annual Education Day- "Israeli Arabs and Jews: A Shared Society"

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, March 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

Sunday, April 3, 2–4:30 p.m., the four panelists who will present “Israeli Arabs and Jews: A Shared Society,” will suggest constructive approaches to help all members of Israeli society progress together. The program, Pittsburgh’s second annual education day devoted to Israeli Arab issues, will be at Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh 15213. The […]

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Three Expert Panelists to Lead "Jewish Pittsburgh and the Refugee Crisis: A Community Conversation"

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, February 3, 2016 / 0 Comments

Pittsburghers will have an opportunity to hear experts’ insight on international and local refugee issues by attending “Jewish Pittsburgh and the Refugee Crisis: A Community Conversation,” 7–9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25. The program — to be held at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh, 5738 Forbes Ave., Squirrel Hill — will examine whether we […]

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Community Day School's Eileen Freedman Named Recipient of Ira and Nanette Gordon Community Achievement Award

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 7, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh named Eileen Freedman, music director at the Community Day School (CDS), the recipient of the 2016 Ira and Nanette Gordon Community Professional Achievement Award. The award, established in 2000, may be given annually to a professional, early in his or her career, who has demonstrated outstanding service to the […]

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Federation Will Welcome Rabbi Amy Bardack as Jewish Education and Capacity-Building Director

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 7, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has engaged Rabbi Amy Bardack to serve in a new position, as director of Jewish education and community capacity building. Rabbi Bardack, currently the Judaic studies director, Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston, will begin her duties in Pittsburgh on July 1, 2016. “This is truly a dream opportunity […]

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Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Wires Funds to New Zealand for Muslim Community Victims

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 1, 1970 / 0 Comments
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You Can Help Jewish Pittsburgh Heal

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 1, 1970 / 0 Comments
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Frequently Asked Questions

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 1, 1970 / 0 Comments

As of 10/29/2018 @ 11:37AM. Watch this space for information as it becomes available.  

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Jewish Federation Privacy Notice

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 1, 1970 / 0 Comments

JEWISH FEDERATION PRIVACY NOTICE Last Updated: August [DATE], 2021 The privacy of your personal information is important to us. This Privacy Notice describes our data privacy practices with respect to personal data the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh (“Jewish Federation”) collects from and about you, including when you visit our websites where this Privacy Notice […]

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By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, January 1, 1970 / 0 Comments

The below programs reflect needs that have surfaced as of today, May 18, 2021. Additional details are available for each program, including location,partners, timeframe, and more. Each area of intervention builds upon existing areas of expertise and partnerships that have been fostered over the past years and decades. CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AT-RISK Trauma support and […]

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