December 13th
9 AM - 5 PM

Mitzvah Days!
A Pittsburgh Tradition

December 21-25, 2020

Connect virtually with your community socially and through learning.

Help lay the groundwork for the next phase of Jewish Pittsburgh.

We Send Record Breaking Help to COVID-19 Relief



in total emergency relief distributed to Federation's partners and Jewish agencies by leveraging you Community Campaign your gift for additional corporate, foundation and government dollars!


in Community Campaign funds currently raised for all other needs.

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From Sinai to Seinfeld

From Sinai to Seinfeld

Tuesday, Mar. 9, 2021 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Jewish jokes are deeply revealing sign posts along the Jewish journey.

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Pittsburgh Rabbis on Jewish Belief

Sunday, Mar. 14, 2021 @ 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Rabbi Schiff hosts 14 Pittsburgh rabbis, each teaching a session on fundamental aspects of Jewish belief.

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Did You Hear?

How a Collaborative Community Acts

By Jeff Finkelstein | November 20, 2020

The dollars we raise are here for a purpose – to help.

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Jewish Federation Reaches Over $6 Million Milestone in COVID-19 Relief

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | November 18, 2020

The key impact areas include health and wellness, emergency funding and food insecurity, physical-space needs for proper social distancing, capacity building and maintaining Jewish identity.

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Keeping Our Community Safe and Open

By Jeff Finkelstein | November 13, 2020

We are trying not only to keep our community safe, but also trying to help everyone to feel safe.

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Jewish Federation Urges Early Planning for Israel Teen Travel

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | November 12, 2020

Remote education will probably prevail for the foreseeable future, so teens and young adults are yearning for meaningful alternative learning.

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Jewish Federation Partners With Sacred Spaces to Protect Youth From Abuse

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | November 2, 2020

Ensuring that our community remains safe from all threats, inside and out.

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What Happens When we do Jewish Together

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 30, 2020

This piece written by Eric Finger hut, CEO of the JFNA appeared in a daily newsletter ( and demonstrates again the power of working collectively, something that is at the core of how our Pittsburgh Jewish community functions.

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Right Back to October 27, 2018

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 23, 2020

I am not psychologist (I am married to one) but it seemed almost like a mild PTSD-type reaction.

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Come Together

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 16, 2020

We want to encourage as many of our community members to participate in the GA on October 25 and 26.

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Here’s Some Good News

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 9, 2020

Today, I want to look at some of the positive things to hopefully pick us all up.

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Socially Distanced Sukkot

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 2, 2020

Thank you to you, our donors, for the role you play in enabling the unimaginable to be a reality.

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