The Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts cares for Jews in need and creates vibrant Jewish life in Western Massachusetts, Israel and around the globe. Through our community building and fundraising efforts, Federation supports vital educational and social service programs in western Massachusetts, Israel and around the world.
Grounded in the values of justice, repairing the world, and Jewish unity, Federation connects you to a community that pursues social justice, fights hunger and poverty, rescues and resettles people in danger, and strengthens Jewish life. Our Federation is a community without borders and barriers. We are a community that grows with you from birth through senior life, from need to comfort, from isolation to spiritual growth and fulfillment. We offer life-long enriching Jewish experiences for people of all ages.
Through a network of agencies, synagogues, organizations, professionals and volunteers, our Federation is ready to serve and help you, every precious member of our community.
The Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts welcomes the participation of interfaith couples and families, and people of all abilities, backgrounds and sexual orientations.
For more information contact us:
The Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts
1160 Dickinson Street
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 737-4313 x237
The mission of the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts, as the
Pioneer Valley’s central Jewish communal organization, is to ensure the
continuity and well being of a vibrant Jewish community in the Pioneer
Valley, Israel and the world. Guided by the values of Torah (Jewish
learning), Klal Yisrael (the responsibility of each Jew for another),
Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) and Tzedakah (justice, righteousness
and philanthropy), the Federation, together with its local and worldwide
partners, educates and advocates for and supports Jews locally,
nationally and internationally, by
• Planning and evaluating strategically.
• Raising and allocating funds.
• Developing, inspiring and providing leadership.