• Managing Community Assets

    • Columbus Jewish Foundation is proud to manage the endowments, real estate and other assets of our Jewish community.

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    • Columbus Jewish Youth

    • The Columbus Jewish Foundation is dedicated to instilling a sense of community and tzedakah in our Jewish youth.

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    • Planting For Our Future

    • As our parents planted for us,
      so we plant for those
      who come after us. –
      Talmud Ta'anit

    • Our Art Collection

    • Exquisite artwork created by Jewish artists from all over the world is on display in our building

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    • Jackie's Corner:

    • CEO Jackie Jacobs provides his insights and points of view on supporting the Jewish community

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  • Jewish Youth

  • Helping instill a sense of community and tzedakah in our Jewish youth.

  • Book of Life

  • Thank you to our donors who help shape Jewish Columbus and the Jewish world with their generosity.

  • Jackie's Corner

  • Jackie Jacobs, Foundation CEO, shares his views on Jewish community, philanthropy and importance of legacy giving.

Latest News

  • There is no greater honor than to have the privilege of serving the world Jewish community.  Ralph Goldman, who as a young man helped shepherd the State of Israel into existence and later devoted his professional life to bringing humanitarian relief to Jews across the globe, was one of the best [...]
  • Saturday night’s rampage vandalizing in a Hasidic Jewish-owned deli in the Crown Heights neighborhood is captured live.  The store owner told police that teens often come to his store to steal things and yell “Heil Hitler.”  In another recent incident, the executive director of the Kings Bay Y, alle[...]

Book of Life

  • My parents, Ethel and Louis Garfield, immigrants from the Ukraine, exemplified their commitment to Torah by the way in which they lived their lives, and they instilled those values in me. The Lorain, Ohio Jewish community, in which I was raised, made it possible for me to attend Brandeis Camp, fo[...]
  • The meaning in our home of family and community has always been intertwined. You can’t have one without the other. We would like to pass on to our family and the community our commitment of caring, understanding and giving. Our family’s foundation is built on Jewish tradition passed on from our fami[...]