Your Federation dollars are at work every day, everywhere. With our wide array of beneficiary partners, no gift goes further or touches more lives. Listed below are the overseas partners through which your support of the 2018 UJA/Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County Annual Campaign makes a difference for thousands upon thousands in need. The Federation proudly supports an array these agencies’ vital programs and services. Click here to view a list of our Local, Regional and National Partner Beneficiaries.

American Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) | jdc.org

The JDC, also referred to as “the Joint,” has exemplified globally the principle that all Jewish people are responsible for one another. Active today in more than 70 countries, JDC and its partners work to rescue Jewish lives at risk, bring relief to Jews in need, renew lost bonds to Jewish identity and Jewish culture, and help Israel overcome the social challenges of its most vulnerable citizens. Through Federation’s core funding support to the JDC, the organization is able to deliver emergency disaster relief to global communities impacted by natural disasters, provide life-saving assistance to elderly Jews in the FSU, cultivate the next generation of leaders throughout Eastern Europe and the FSU, advance educational equality and opportunity for low-income Israeli children, and mobilize young adults throughout North America to take on meaningful leadership roles in the global Jewish community. In addition to “core funding”, the federation funds programs through elective funding. Read More »

Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI) | jewishagency.org

The Jewish Agency is dedicated to forging a close and meaningful partnership between the Jews of Israel and Jews throughout the rest of the world, based upon a commitment to the continuity and thriving of the Jewish people. Federation’s core funding to JAFI helps sustain the global infrastructure that allows a vast program network to operate, reaching 1.6 million Jewish adults and children in dozens of countries and changing the destiny of the Jewish people. It is this global infrastructure that allows JAFI to maintain readiness to respond to crises that affect the Jewish people, whether through evacuations from danger or providing immediate assistance to terror victims. Core funding to JAFI also helps to advance organizational initiatives that continue to bring Jewish communities together, help to strengthen the State of Israel, and cultivate a sense of global Jewish peoplehood through enhancing Jewish identity. In addition to “core funding”, the federation funds programs through elective funding. Read More »

World ORT | ort.org

World ORT is a Jewish education and training organization that has historically conducted activities in more than 100 countries, with current operations in Israel, the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Baltic States, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and the Pacific. Since its inception, more than three million individuals have benefited from ORT’s educational services. Read More »

Other Partners in Israel

  • Ethiopian National Project (ENP)
  • AKIM
  • Beit Issie Shapiro
  • Bet Elazraki
  • Israel Elwyn
  • Leket Israel
  • Nirim Foundation
  • Susan’s House
  • United Hatzalah
  • Yad Eliezer
  • Yad LaKashish
  • Yashar LaChayal