The URJ supports nearly 900 member congregations in their efforts to enrich and energize worship, deepen Jewish learning, pursue social justice, nurture strong leaders, and expand community, both within the synagogue and beyond. The URJ believes that everyone can feel at home in Jewish experiences and that Judaism must meet people where they are today to thrive for tomorrow.
The Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund is a philanthropic catalyst, connecting Bay Area Jews – of all ages, backgrounds, and perspectives – to the power we have as a community to improve the world. We partner with donors, organizations, and foundations to address the pressing issues facing our community, and develop innovative strategies that result in deep and lasting impact locally, in Israel, and around the world.
The JCRC mobilizes the Jewish community on critical issues, and amplifies its voice in the public sphere. We are here to support the Jewish community including issues that arise in our schools. If you are a parent of school-aged children, and you need assistance in handling a sensitive Jewish-related issue, please contact Ilana Kaufman at or (510) 809-4917.
Sinai Memorial Chapel Chevra Kadisha is the pre-eminent provider of Jewish funeral and burial services to the entire Jewish community of the San Francisco Bay Area. They are committed to maintaining both their sacred and not-for-profit traditions, while embracing evolving Jewish practices. Their hallmarks will always be to honor the dignity of the deceased and to provide compassion and support for the living.
The Jewish Federations of North America are mobilizing acommunal response to the situation in Israel. As the Zionist wing of the Reform Movement, ARZA supports this united effort of the organized Jewish community. We encourage you to join us and the rest of the Movement in supporting this campaign.
Working for the full equality and inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Jews in Jewish life
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley empowers individuals and families facing life’s challenges by providing quality human services inspired by Jewish values. JFSSV provides a broad range of social services to help people thrive. The agency’s programs are available without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or ability to pay.
JFCS/East Bay provides compassionate, professional, reliable, and personalized home care services at extremely competitive rates. JFCS/East Bay's geriatric social workers provide an extra level of oversight and advocacy that you typically do not get with other home care agencies.We also bring a Jewish perspective to our home care services, with a focus on culture and traditions extending to meals and holiday celebrations. To accommodate a range of needs, we offer flexible schedules available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Serving Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
Shalom Bayit is Northern California’s first and only Jewish agency dedicated solely to ending domestic violence in the Jewish community. Helpline: (866) 742-5667 (SHALOM-7) toll free within the Bay Area.