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The donor advised fund of the Jewish community of Greater New York.

Jewish Communal Fund (JCF) facilitates and promotes charitable giving to sectarian and nonsectarian organizations through donor advised funds and provides support to Jewish organizations in New York. Our donor advised funds enable individuals and families to achieve their philanthropic goals simply and effectively, with full confidentiality.

ANNOUNCEMENT: The JCF office will be closed on November 22-23, 2018 for Thanksgiving.                                                                                                                                            

2017 JCF Annual Report

View JCF’s 2017 Annual Report 

 Effective June 14, 2017, we have updated our securities transfer instructions. The new DTC information is below:

             DTC #0443 (Pershing LLC)

                Account # T2Q 007366

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JCF’s donors recommended grants of $435 million in 2018

JCF grants in FY 2018

JCF’s generous donor advised fund holders had a profound impact on charities in every sector, granting $495 million in fiscal year 2018. JCF Fundholders recommended a record number of grants–over 58,000!–to charities in all sectors. While Jewish Communal Fund grants were distributed to charities in all sectors, the largest categories of grants by dollar amount went to educational, international/Israel-based charities, and community organizations. Download the list of FY 2017 grantees.