How You Can Make a Difference

    OUR MISSION
    The mission of the Jewish Federation of Lee and Charlotte Counties is to provide and support philanthropic, educational and social service programs which promote such Jewish values as Tzedakah - benevolence, Tikun Olam - repairing the world, and K’lal Yisrael - taking responsibility for one another, in order to strengthen and enrich the Jewish community locally, in Israel and throughout the world. more 

    community events & programs 

    Program notes

    By Leni Sack, Program Director

    You are invited to Cru, at the Bell Tower, for a closing night reception before our final Jewish Film Festival film. On Tuesday, February 11 from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., join us for complimentary appetizers and a cash bar as we celebrate another successful film festival. And if you haven’t had a chance to see any of the films, there are still three films left. more

     

    Mission of discovery and solidarity to Cuba

    by Larry Eisenfeld

    Twelve members of the Jewish Federation of Lee and Charlotte Counties traveled on a Mission to Cuba in April. Cuba is a journey into the past; a country where the capital city, Havana, is striving to build a future to return to the opulence of years past. more

    Stories of love, hope & optimism

    Federation allocates your philanthropic dollars to ensure the greatest impact across the community and around the globe. Become part of a caring community that unites in good times and bad to take care of one another and enrich Jewish life. learn more

    the federation connection blog

      Are you prepared?
      Hurricane season is here!
      We have all the links to the info you need.
      Get prepared>>

      Moved... changed your email? Update your information here!

      The Federation Connection

      is designed to enhance dialogue with federations throughout the country. With it, we can share our collective thinking, challenge ourselves and share inspiring stories. read more

      From Israel To You

      Unique Jewelry Designs from Israel

      These unique jewelry designs are from the shops of skilled artisans,crafting the precious metals of silver and gold with gemstones, into wearable works of art. 
      For more information, click on link below.
      www.FromIsraelToYou.com

       

       

       

      The PJ Library reaches out to Jewish families with young  children to help create stronger Jewish homes to foster children’s curiosity about their Jewish heritage and help families explore their Jewish identity. Children under the age of six enrolled in PJ Library receive Jewish-content books and music on a monthly basis  through the mail. learn more

      World News Update From JTA
      .