Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Grand Rapids

Providing for the cultural, social and financial needs of our community, world Jewry and the State of Israel

The Root of Jewish Life

Want to know more about Federation? Learn how we make an impact in every facet of Jewish life.

Transforming Young Lives

Programs funded by Jewish Federation make a difference for disadvantaged youth across North America.

PJ Library Delivers Jewish Values

Federation connects Jewish children with their cultural and religious heritage. Learn more and sign up now.

Pew Study on American Jews

Participate in this discussion in regard to the future of the Grand Rapids Jewish community.

Why the Federation?

Josh Cohen tells why the Federation is important to him.

Why the Federation?

Marisa Krishef on why she works at the Jewish Federation of Grand Rapids.

JFGR Community Picnic 19

The annual community picnic. Thank you: Norm & Marilyn Leven, Ravitz , Mort & Peg Finkelstein

  • PJ Library is now in Grand Rapids

    Do you have a child between ages 6 months and 8 years? Sign them up for a montlhy subscription to free Jewish themed books delivered right to the house.