JFS Receives Additional Grant Funding

JFS has received two grants to be used to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in addition to the Otto Bremer Trust grant it received in April. The St. Paul Jewish Federation awarded a $20,000 grant to JFS from its emergency COVID-19 grant funds. The funds come from a grant the Federation received from the Minnesota […]

REEL People, REAL Lives Documentary Film Series

JFS is offering the REEL People, REAL Lives documentary film series that will explore a diverse array of stories while introducing the audience to a fascinating assortment of people facing and seeing their way through various life hurdles. The first film in the series will be “Deej,” presented on Sunday, February 9, from 1:00 to […]

Twin Cities Jewish Population Study

The Minneapolis and St. Paul Jewish Federations, in partnership with Brandeis University’s Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, are currently conducting a study of members of the Jewish community in the Twin Cities. The goal of the 2019 study is to gain information and insight into demographics, behaviors, attitudes and needs of community members that […]

Six13 to Perform at The Big Bash

The St. Paul Jewish Federation presents The Big Bash on Sunday, November 3 at 3PM at Temple of Aaron. This Jewish community event will feature the super popular Jewish a cappella group, Six13. Six13’s videos have been viewed over 15 million times online, and they’ve been featured in national media including The Today Show, The […]

Jewish Community Population Study

The Minneapolis and St. Paul Jewish Federations, in partnership with Brandeis University’s Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, are currently conducting a study of members of the Jewish community in the Twin Cities. We have been assisting these organizations in their efforts to reach out to the local Jewish community. If you are invited to […]

Passion for Agency Common Theme in Celebration of Service Speakers

We couldn’t have ordered better weather for our 3rd Annual Celebration of Service on June 2. The beautiful day seemed to set the tone for the entire event. Ted Flaum, our former CEO, held back his emotions as he thanked everyone for their support during his five year tenure at JFS. Ted has taken the […]