Mega Mission Connect

We're Thrilled to Announce a

You Won't Want to Miss!

We're Thrilled to Announce a

You Won't Want to Miss!

An unprecedented crisis calls for an unparalleled response.

With the strength of our donors and volunteers, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has responded to the pandemic with speed and urgency.

How We Stay Stronger Together

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vulnerable households supported with emergency relief
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consultations with agencies and synagogues to identify immediate needs
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in emergency relief distributed to Federation's partner agencies to cope with escalating needs
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in emergency grants and loans to families in immediate need

Our Growing Needs Due to Coronavirus

The Jewish Federation is relying on our generous philanthropic leaders for a record-breaking Community Campaign to ensure the recovery and continued resilience of our community.

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Everything we do as individuals, as leaders, and as a community will define who we are when this crisis is over.

Connect With Your Community

How to Ensure a Welcoming Lexicon, Accessible Websites and Social Media and Inclusive Photos

Tuesday, July 21 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Jewish organizations, leaders and activists are invited to a free online training series so they can learn how to welcome, respect and include people with disabilities from all backgrounds in the important work that they do.

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Talking Peace

Talking Peace: Webinar with Neil Lazarus

Wednesday, July 22 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh presents a series of…

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Washing Its Hands of Israel

Washing Its Hands of Israel?: Webinar with Neil Lazarus

Wednesday, July 29 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh presents a series of…

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How to Create and Implement Successful Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Initiatives

Tuesday, August 4 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Jewish organizations, leaders and activists are invited to a free online training series so they can learn how to welcome, respect and include people with disabilities from all backgrounds in the important work that they do.

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How to Ensure Legal Rights and Compliance Obligations

Tuesday, August 11 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Jewish organizations, leaders and activists are invited to a free online training series so they can learn how to welcome, respect and include people with disabilities from all backgrounds in the important work that they do.

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Did You Hear?

Jewish Federation has Distributed $1,140,074 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | July 2, 2020

These funds are a combination of campaign and foundation allocations that were reallocated and supplemental donor gifts.

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Michael G. Masters

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | June 29, 2020

Michael G. Masters is the national director and CEO of the Secure Community Network (SCN), the national homeland security initiative of the Jewish Federations of North America and Conference of Presidents of Major American Organizations.

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June 2022 – Pittsburgh’s Mega Mission to Israel

By Jeff Finkelstein | June 26, 2020

While we are still practicing social distancing and dreaming of a time when we are able to travel, to sign up to receive more information as details continue to be hammered out.

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The 2020 Community Campaign Has Raised $13.6 Million

By Jeff Finkelstein | June 19, 2020

Let’s celebrate hard and quickly because we still have so much to do.

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Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Community Relations Council Supports Communities of Color

By Community Relations Council | June 5, 2020

It’s been a difficult and emotional week. A recap of our outreach to the Black community:

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We Stand with the African American Community

By Jeff Finkelstein | June 5, 2020

We look forward to continuing to collaborate with, listen to and learn from our partners in the African American community and law enforcement to make Pittsburgh a more equitable, safe and inclusive place for all who live here.

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Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Community Relations Council Statement Regarding Riots Sparked by the Killing of George Floyd

By Community Relations Council | June 1, 2020

We stand with the African American community and all communities of color in mourning the deaths of Mr. Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and countless others who have lost their lives simply because of the color of their skin.

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Numbers are More than Statistics

By Jeff Finkelstein | May 22, 2020

While numbers are critical to measure and inform, in the end, it’s all about people.

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Nine Pittsburgh Organizations Receive $3.86 Million for Cost Related to Anti-Semitic Attack of Oct. 27, 2018

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 21, 2020

The funding will reimburse the organizations for costs resulting from the anti-Semitic attack on three Jewish congregations on Oct. 27, 2018.

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Kosher Restaurant & Food Updates

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 20, 2020

Where to find kosher food in Pittsburgh in the era of social distancing.

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