• 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

  • Over half of Americans do not have an up-to-date estate plan.  Estate planning is one of the most overlooked areas of personal financial management, even though planning can protect you and your family in the event of sickness, accidents, or untimely death.
  • Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, still struggling to rebuild after a 2010 devastating earthquake and subsequent cholera epidemic, was hit earlier this month by a Category 4 hurricane.  The Jewish Federations of North America is coordinating with the Jewish Coalition for Disaster[...]
  • Columbus Torah Academy alumnus Josh Wolf (Class of 2016) has established the Josh Wolf Fund at the Columbus Jewish Foundation to provide an annual scholarship award for CTA high school students. Just last Spring, Josh received CTA's Deborah and Philip Millen Scholarship Award for students who exhibi[...]
  • In 2011, 38% of the Dutch population agreed that Israel is conducting a war of extermination against the Palestinians. Just what's going on in Holland?  How pervasive is European anti-Semitism?  Hear and see first-hand from two Jewish female professionals who recently emigrated to America to flee Du[...]

Book of Life

  • Judaism is a way of being – our being. We feel very fortunate to have Judaism as our precious legacy. We are grateful to have been blessed with parents who gave us warmth, love and caring, the riches of Jewish tradition, and the joy and desire for perpetuating our Jewish legacy. In addition, memorie[...]
  • Our commitment to both Judaism and the community began with the home.  Gregg's parents were always involved in Jewish organizations, causes and their synagogue.  They lived by the belief that if one wants change or growth, one needs to be willing to work.  One of the greatest beliefs we inherited fr[...]