Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County


Since 1977, the Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County has been working to build a strong Jewish community that enriches people’s lives, helps those in need, and embraces all Jewish families. With member support, our recipient organizations in Orange County help thousands of people here at home and through the Jewish Federations of North America, aid Jewish communities at risk in Israel and around the world.

Our office hours are Monday - Thursday, 9AM to 5PM

Reach us at 845-562-7860







The Jewish Federation and the Orange County Human Rights Commission are pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Stop Hate Essay Contest.

1st Place – Tyler Jacklitsch, Monroe-Woodbury High School for his essay “Let’s Make the Right Choice”

2nd Place – Jessica Wu, Cornwall Central HS, for her essay “Sundays”

Honorable Mentions:
James McGill, Cornwall Central HS for his essay "No More Excuses, Love One Another"
Emma Mozgiel, Corwall Central HS for her essay "BKTE"


Read all the essays here.

Congratulations to these Upstanding Young Men and Women in our Community for Making the Right Choice!



2018 Stop Hate Symposium pictures can be found here.

You are invited to attend the Jewish Federation’s 42nd Annual Meeting Sunday, June 10 at 10AM
Kol Yisrael, 290 North St., Newburgh

We say farewell to Rabbi Philip Weintraub and family as they leave the Orange County community for a warmer climate.

Volunteer of the Year Awards

NEW! Presentation of the Harold Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education

Proposal of By-law changes, only members in good standing may vote. Membership requires a minimum gift of $36 to the 2017 Campaign.

RSVP by June 7th here.

Brunch will be served, dietary laws observed. No solicitation.



Buses leaving from Middletown, Monroe and Newburgh.
$18 for adults, children 13 and under are free.

Includes round trip transportation and t-shirt.

Register here