Your contributions transform the lives of those living in need in our community. Every donation, big or small, enables us to serve the elderly, feed the hungry and help people in crisis. All of our services and programs are made possible through the generosity of our loyal donors, advocates and partner organizations.
Your gift to JFS changes lives.
Thank you for your support!
To make a contribution to Jewish Family Service, please click on one of the following options:
- Make a General Donation
Make a donation where funds are most needed or direct your gift to a program of your choice.
- Send a Card
Donate to JFS and we will send a personalized card in memory or in honor of a loved one.
- Tribute Banking
Already a Tribute Banker or interested in becoming one? Tribute banking is an easy and convenient way to send a card in memory or honor of someone you care about during the year.
- Give to the Mitzvah Corps Annual Campaign
Join a group of community-minded, caring people whose donations directly support the programs of JFS.
- Your United Way Designation
Jewish Family Service relies on the support of the United Way of South Hampton Roads and the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula.
- Ensuring the Future of JFS
Create a unique legacy by making a deferred gift. Your investment will impact our community now and for generations to come.
- Baskets of Hope
JFS will create beautiful centerpieces for your next event or simcha. Proceeds support the JFS Food and Financial Assistance Program, helping local Jewish families in need.
- Donate Your Used Vehicle
- Donate stock
- Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP)
The Neighborhood Assistance Program allows for individuals and businesses to be able to receive state tax credit for donations to approved non-profit organizations that provide services to impoverished people.
- Donate to the JFS Food Closets
- Chanukah Gift Program
Jewish Family Service is a 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions are deductible under section 170 of the IRS Code.
Online Donation Policy
JFS understands and shares your concern regarding the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information. JFS does not sell, rent, or exchange e-mail addresses or telephone numbers with any other entities. We are committed to protecting your privacy, and have physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in place to assure the confidentiality of your personal information. JFS is not responsible for the privacy policies of linked sites within our website. Please read the privacy policies on those sites.