News & Events

2016 Request for Grant Proposals Announced0

We are pleased to invite local Jewish agencies, synagogues and organizations to APPLY TODAY!

Get Bugged Out on Sun., Sept. 20th0

Visit the Arizona Insect Festival & contribute to the JCF Community Fund -- -- all at the same time and all free!
Jim and Michael Shiner with Amy Hirschberg Lederman

Jim Shiner: A Donor Making a Difference0

Jim Shiner wanted to give his daughter and son the opportunity to become philanthropists now, with no limitations on what they can support.
Irene Sarver

Irene Sarver Memorial Fund Established0

Bridget Ash created this Fund as a tribute to Irene, of blessed memory. It honors her deep commitment to philanthropy and to giving back to our community.
Brina Grusin

Brina Grusin: A Donor Making a Difference0

At the invitation of Esther Sherberg soon after they retired, the Grusins signed the Endowment Book of Life, which started a process that began with a signature and culminated with a legacy plan.
Goggy Davidowitz

2015 JCF Community Grants Total Nearly $370,0000

24 Community Grants are made in 3 impact areas: Tucson Jewish Community, Israel & Global Jewry, and Tucson General Community.
Brenda Landau

Brenda Landau joins JCF legacy team0

"With the addition of Brenda to our legacy team, we will continue to provide a high level of support for our donors, potential donors, and their professional advisors," said JCF CEO Tracy Salkowitz.
Noah Cohen

Noah Warren Cohen Scholarship Fund supports YOTO teens0

Two teenagers who have demonstrated exceptional determination to meet and exceed their career goals will receive $2,000 each for education expenses.
Elizabeth Carter

Dr. Sam Goldfein Memorial Fund honors Elizabeth Carter 0

Sam's son Dr. Nathan Goldfein presented the UA Medical School graduate with the $2,500 award and an appreciation plaque in May.
Jewish Community Foundation menorah

Goldman Family Israel Scholarship 2015 Recipients Announced0

We are delighted to announce that Tucson Hebrew Academy and Jewish Arizonans on Campus are the recipients of these special scholarships.