Affinity Groups


 

 

 

Enterprise Circle is an affinity group providing networking and learning opportunities for Jewish business and professional people. Enterprise Circle brings new community members and veteran Richmonders together and fosters active participation in Jewish communal life.


 

 

 

Men's Division

 

The Men's Division is inspired and guided by our tradition of tzedakah (righteousness/charity) and tikkun olam (repairing the world). They are dedicated to the future of our community, Israel and the Jewish people. These men are leaders in our Richmond community. 

 

They make personal commitments to support the Jewish community locally, in Israel, and around the world by donating to the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond. 


 

 

 

Women's Division

 

Inspired and guided by our tradition of tzedakah (righteousness/charity) and tikkun olam (repairing the world), the Women’s Philanthropy of the Jewish Community Federations of Richmond is dedicated to the continuity, connectivity and thriving future of our community, Israel and the Jewish people.

 

They believe that the future well-being of the global Jewish community is inextricably linked to the power of women's philanthropy, the fastest growing phenomenon in fundraising today. 


 

 

 

The Maimonides Society

 

The Maimonides Society strives to strengthen our local medical community and our Jewish community through education, volunteerism, and philanthropy by Honoring Maimonides’ legacy of linking the values and teachings of Judaism with the practice of medicine. They seek to encourage and strengthen the sense of community among its members through social and educational events throughout the year.

 

Named for Rabbi Moses ben Maimon (also known as the Rambam) the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond's Maimonides Society is the place for physicians, surgeons, dentists and other healthcare professionals dedicated to healing the sick and committed to the notion of tikkun olam (repairing the world).

 

This dynamic group participates in a wide range of activities, including networking and socializing, educational opportunities, volunteerism and Jewish communal involvement. Also offered are cooperative medical and health programs with Israeli professionals, and philanthropic projects with Jewish and other communities around the globe.