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Women’s Giving

Your gift is your voice. Every gift matters. A gift in your own name will:

  • Connect you to the Jewish community in a personal, powerful way
  • Be a role model to thousands of other women
  • Inspire the next generation to stand up and be counted

Women’s giving accounts for 18% of Federation’s Annual Campaign. By giving a gift in your own name, you embrace an identity that is distinct and independent from that of another family member.

Why Give? Because…

We are individuals. We have the ability to demonstrate our personal commitment to Jewish life by making our own pledge. We are asserting ourselves more in business, the professions, the arts and the voting booth and should not abdicate responsibility in the vital area of philanthropy.

We have a voice. With a growing communal power comes responsibility — increased individual giving complements an increased influence around major communal tables.

Your individual and our collective women’s gifts matter. Almost $6 million dollars from women’s individual gifts play a major role in meeting the needs of Jews locally, in Israel and throughout the world.

We have a choice. We can either hope that someone else will do it OR we can ensure the vitality of world Jewry. Our individual gift decides the vibrancy of the community in which we — and our children and grandchildren — live.

By making a gift in your own name, you play a vital role in creating social justice, aiding the vulnerable, preserving human dignity and building Jewish identity in Detroit and in Jewish communities around the world.

» Click here to make a gift to Federation’s Annual Campaign.

Planned Giving

Leave a lasting legacy of support for your Jewish community. You can endow your gift at any level. Contact Susie Feldman at 248-203-1461 or feldman@jfmd.org for more information.

Amy Neistein

Amy Neistein

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
Apr
30

Yoga and Mindfulness

Join Young Women’s Philanthropy for an afternoon of Yoga and Mindfulness: Sunday, April 30, 1 pm – 2:30 pm Blue Yoga 161 Townsend Street Birmingham, MI Couvert $10 12:45pm – Registration 1:00pm – Yoga led by Niki Fink, owner of Blue Yoga 1:45pm – Mindfulness session taught by Mindy Eisenberg, owner of Yoga Moves MS […]

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Apr
30

Volunteer at Methodist Children Home Society

NEXTGen Detroit Volunteers are returning to Methodist Children’s Home Society to play some basketball! Methodist Children’s Home Society provides foster, residential and adoptive care to children who are victims of abuse and neglect. We will be leading a basketball workshop for the younger children and scrimmaging with the older ones. The children range in age […]

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Apr
30

2017 Yom HaZikaron

We Join Together to Remember Those Who Have Fallen So That Israel May Continue to Stand. We kindly ask that you be seated by 4:45 p.m. in order to start promptly. Free Transportation If you need transportation, please use the form below. Bus departs promptly at 4:00 p.m. from Temple Emanu-El (14450 W. 10 Mile […]

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May
1

“Wine-ing” About Cheese

NEXTGen Detroit Women’s Leadership Presents: “Wine-ing” About Cheese Why is cottage cheese, a staple in the Israeli diet, so expensive? And why is the price causing such a commotion? Amira Soleiman, expert in Israeli current affairs and history, will fill us in on the implications of this problem and how it is affecting Israeli society. […]

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