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Mission Statement


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.


Learn more about the work we do with the generous donations made to our Annual Campaign.  


Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey encompasses Camden, Burlington, and Gloucester Counties, serving a Jewish population of approximately 50,000 through a network of local, national and international agencies.


Locally, Federation supports a wide range of programs and services--some provided by agencies that it owns and operates, others by area synagogues, religious schools and other institutions.


Local Federation departments and agencies are:

Aleph Homecare

Betty & Milton Katz Jewish Community Center

The Jewish Community FoundationInc.

Jewish Community Relations Council

Jewish Senior Housing & Healthcare Service

Samost Jewish Family & Children's Service

Department of Jewish Education

Jewish Community Voice 


The Jewish Federation of SNJ provides funding to Israel through a partnership with the Jewish Agency for Israel


Through its funding of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey assists Jewish people in over 70 countries around the world.


Guiding the Federation are its Board of Directors and Executive Committee, comprised of dedicated volunteer leaders who work in partnership with Federation's professional staff.