Jewish Community Federation of Richmond's vision is to build and sustain a vibrant, inclusive, and welcoming Jewish community for today and tomorrow.

We amplify our collective strength to make the world a better place -- for everyone.

Community-powered, we consider the totality of local and global Jewish needs and how to address them. From generation to generation, we help people connect to Jewish life and values, fueling a dynamic, enduring community that comes together for good.


our community to the epic moments in Jewish life, invigorating a Jewish heritage that honors the past and hopes for the future.


people in need, to overcome life’s challenges, transforming daily life for Jewish and non-Jewish Richmonders.


Israel and the Jewish people worldwide, advocating on critical issues and providing humanitarian assistance for hundreds of thousands.


swiftly to crises, mobilizing resources and rushing aid to communities in distress worldwide.


impact, generating a return on investment in the community’s philanthropy through stewardship of collective resources.


Jewish identity and connection, engaging our community through enriching programs and experiences from “baby to Bubbe.”


Jewish learning — supporting and providing Jewish educational opportunities from preschool to high school, college, and beyond.


innovation — funding and incubating breakthrough initiatives that affect change.