Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul

Together, we care for people in need, rescue people in danger and keep Jewish life strong.

Brit signed to establish Jewish high school supplemental education program

We are excited to announce that the St. Paul Jewish community is working to establish a new 8-12th grade communal supplemental education program. In an agreement to move forward, leadership of Beth Jacob Congregation, Mount Zion Temple, Temple of Aaron, Talmud Torah of St. Paul and the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul have signed a Brit (covenant) formalizing their commitment to the project. Learn more here.

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    Jewish community security, Eli Skora retires, 5 Priorities update and much more.

    Jewish community security, Eli Skora retires, 5 Priorities update and much more.

    Jewish community security, Eli Skora retires, 5 Priorities update and much more.

    Jewish community security, Eli Skora retires, 5 Priorities update and much more.

    Jewish community security, Eli Skora retires, 5 Priorities update and much more.

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Robert Jacobs named new Federation CEO

The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul has named Robert S. (Rob) Jacobs chief executive officer, effective July 31, 2017. He will succeed Eli Skora who is retiring after 17 years of service as Federation executive director.

 

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5 Priorities Update!

We've been hard at work developing ways to take our community into the next decades.

Kosher meals on wheels

Kosher meals-on-wheels delivered to elderly and disabled individuals in St. Paul

Kosher meals-on-wheels

Jews in the Former Soviet Union receive medications, home health care and Jewish social services

Keeping Israel and overseas Jewish communities safe, strong and prosperous has always been one of our top priorities

Jews overseas

Sign up today for FREE Jewish books for your child

If you love cuddling with your children and reading together…..and who doesn't??.....then PJ library is perfect for you. Each month, your child will receive a FREE Jewish book. These books focus on Jewish holidays as well as values and customs for you to share with your kids. Learn more and sign up here.

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RAJMN is the only Jewish-Russian program for young families in Minnesota, working to connect them to the larger Jewish community and provide a deeper understanding of Judaism and Russian-Jewish roots and culture. 

 

Learn more about RAJMN. 

 

counseling sessions

Helping individuals and families in need

Serving the vulnerable

Helping People in Need

From emergency assistance for distressed families, to kosher meals for the homebound, to medical care for the elderly, we are a safety net for the most vulnerable members of our community.

Inspiring Jewish Life

Summer camp, Jewish education, trips to Israel, PJ Library books. We provide young people with experiences that are powerful and lasting.

In Israel

We help immigrants start new lives, support Israel through crises, fight poverty, rescue Jews in danger and bring Israel to St. Paul through innovative programs.

Around the World

We are a lifeline to Jews in Eastern Europe, providing food, medical aid and winter relief. We fight anti-Semitism, connect people to their Jewish heritage and provide disaster relief.

  • Who We Are

    Since 1935, the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul has been our community's central address for meeting Jewish needs - responding to crises, fighting poverty, strengthening Jewish identity and promoting social justice.

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    Since 1935, the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul has been our community's central address for meeting Jewish needs - responding to crises, fighting poverty, strengthening Jewish identity and promoting social justice.

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    Since 1935, the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul has been our community's central address for meeting Jewish needs - responding to crises, fighting poverty, strengthening Jewish iden...

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    Since 1935, the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul has been our community's central address for meeting Jewish nee...

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  • What We Do

    For thousands of years, the Jewish people have had a tradition of taking care of those in need. That tradition continues through the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul. Every day, our work is felt by millions both here in greater St. Paul and throughout the world.

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    For thousands of years, the Jewish people have had a tradition of taking care of those in need. That tradition continues through the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul. Every day, our work is felt by millions both here in greater St. Paul and throughout the world.

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    For thousands of years, the Jewish people have had a tradition of taking care of those in need. That tradition continues through the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul. Every day, our ...

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    For thousands of years, the Jewish people have had a tradition of taking care of those in need. That tradition contin...

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  • Ways to Give

    The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul's Annual Campaign funds vital programs and services locally, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries worldwide. Your single gift to the Annual Campaign helps alleviate Jewish poverty, provide emergency relief, ensure a Jewish future and support the greater St. Paul community.

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    The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul's Annual Campaign funds vital programs and services locally, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries worldwide. Your single gift to the Annual Campaign helps alleviate Jewish poverty, provide emergency relief, ensure a Jewish future and su...

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    The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul's Annual Campaign funds vital programs and services locally, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries worldwide. Your single gift to the Ann...

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    The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul's Annual Campaign funds vital programs and services locally, in Israel and ...

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    The Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul's Annual Campaign funds vital progr...

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