Join the Jewish Arts Committee, Thursday, May 15th, for a tour of the National Museum of American Jewish History, featuring a special exhibit Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American.
Helping instill a sense of community and tzedakah in our Jewish youth.
Thank you to our donors who help shape Jewish Columbus and the Jewish world with their generosity.
Jackie Jacobs, Foundation CEO, shares his views on Jewish community, philanthropy and importance of legacy giving.
- The national board of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, comprised of leaders from Austalia, Israel, and throughout North America, convened for two days of meetings this week at the Columbus Jewish Foundation. The board governs the largest pluralistic adult Jewish education netw[...]
- As seen in the Columbus Dispatch, March 21, 2014. The Columbus Jewish Foundation has awarded a $15,000 grant to aid the Jewish community in Ukraine. The grant, from the foundation’s Overseas Needs Endowment, will support fundraising efforts spearheaded by the Jewish Federations of North Americ[...]
Book of Life
- We have been surrounded by so many blessings. Giving back was never a choice; it was a natural way of life for us. More than responsibility to give tzedakah, it is our privilege to be in a position to help others. The Janice B. Ballas Fund, in particular, was funded to honor Phyllis’ deceased si[...]
- As a long-time resident of the Columbus Jewish community, I recognize that it is a very part of my living pattern. Benefiting from the lifecycle services from pre-school to Wexner Heritage House has given me a deep appreciation of the generosity of those who were and are part of this city. It is [...]