Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey cares for those in need, enhances Jewish life, and ensures the continuity of a vibrant Jewish community locally, in Israel, and around the world through our local family of agencies and network of overseas partners.


Connecting our South Jersey Jewish community. The Jewish Federation offers programming for children, teens, seniors, and individuals with special needs. Programming such as counseling; food assistance; low- and moderate-income housing; social, cultural, and recreational programs; Jewish education; and Israel advocacy.

Advocacy & Community Engagement

Engaging the community and strengthening Jewish identity. It is the duty of the Jewish Federation to advocate for a better tomorrow. We foster constructive relationships within the Jewish community and among people of all faiths and cultures regarding Jewish- and Israel-oriented issues.

Family & Youth

Providing family and youth services that enrich both the mind and body. The Jewish Federation offers comprehensive social services to strengthen the individual, the family, and the community. We also provide social, cultural, recreational, and educational programming for the whole family.

Senior Services

Enriching both the minds and bodies of our senior population. The Jewish Federation provides support services to enable seniors to age in place in their own homes. Social, recreational, and cultural programming promotes Jewish culture, heritage, and values to keep seniors engaged in the community.

Special Needs

Enhancing the quality of life for individuals with special needs. The Jewish Federation believes individuals with special needs should have the opportunity to achieve their highest potential, and lead independent and fulfilled lives as members of our South Jersey community.

Volunteer Opportunities

Enriching the lives of our clients and community members. The Jewish Federation has a wide range of volunteer opportunities for every age and every passion. Each and every day, our volunteers are helping people and changing lives. What matters most to you?

What is Federation?

We're often asked "What is Federation? And What do you do?" Watch this animated video to find out.