UJA Federation of New York

UJA Federation of New York
Organization Name:
UJA Federation of New York
Primary Address 1:
130 East 59th Street
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10022
Other Locations 1:
68 3rd Street, Suite 3, Brooklyn, NY 11231
27 Radio Circle Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
Other Locations 2:
701 Westchester Avenue, Suite 203E, White Plains, NY 10604
6900 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 302, Syosset, NY 11791
48 King George Street Jerusalem, Israel 91071
Long Organization Description:

At UJA, we identify and meet the needs of New Yorkers and Jews everywhere through the power of collective action. Together, we care for people in need, respond to crises close to home and far away, and shape our Jewish future. For our next century, we’re mobilizing our entire network to get involved in ways never before possible.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(212) 980-1000
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Eric S. Goldstein, CEO
How do customers and clients contact your organization?:
Email, Telephone, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, etc), Community Meetings
How often does your organization use social media?:
5x per week
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
On January 10, 1917, the Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies of New York City was formally chartered by the State of New York. In its first year, it distributed $2.2 million to Jewish hospitals, orphanages, and social service organizations.
Community members (approx.):
4.5 million per year
Number of volunteers:
7,280 (2016)
Number of staff/employees:
436
Annual Budget:
$200 million annual budget
Year Started:
1917
Organization Type:
Philanthropy
About the Organization:
For 100 years, UJA-Federation has inspired New Yorkers to act on their values and invest in our community for the biggest impact. Through UJA-Federation, more than 50,000 donors address issues that matter most to them, pooling their resources to care for Jews everywhere and New Yorkers of all backgrounds, respond to crises close to home and far away, and shape our Jewish future. Working with a network of more than 80 core partners and hundreds of other nonprofits, UJA-Federation is the world’s leading local philanthropy; our reach extends from New York to Israel to nearly 70 other countries around the world, touching 4.5 million people each year.

UJA Funds the following: Berkshire Hills Eisenberg Camp Camp Dora Golding Camp Oakhurst: New York Service for the Handicapped Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds Surprise Lake Camp Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts, Council of Jewish Émigré Community Organizations (COJECO) Jewish Community Relations Council of New York (JCRC-NY) New York Board of Rabbis Westchester Jewish Council, Blythedale Children’s Hospital CenterLight Health System Gurwin Jewish Maimonides Medical Center MJHS Montefiore Medical Center Mount Sinai Health System The New Jewish Home Northwell Health Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, Bensonhurst Council of Jewish Organizations Bronx Jewish Community Council Council of Jewish Organizations of Flatbush Crown Heights Jewish Community Council DOROT Hebrew Free Burial Association Hebrew Free Loan Society JCCA Jewish Association Serving the Aging (JASA) Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services Jewish Community Council of Canarsie Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula (JCCRP) Jewish Community Council of Washington Heights-Inwood Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) Queens Jewish Community Council Ramapo for Children Selfhelp Community Services Shorefront Jewish Community Council United Jewish Council of the East Side Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS), College of Staten Island Hillel Columbia/Barnard Hillel-The Kraft Center for Jewish Student Life Edgar M. Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at New York University Hillel at Baruch College Hillel at Binghamton University Hillel at Stony Brook Hillels of Westchester Hofstra University Hillel Hunter College Hillel Queens College Hillel Tanger Hillel at Brooklyn College, Barry and Florence Friedberg Jewish Community Center The Boro Park Y Bronx House The Center Central Queens Y Edith and Carl Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst The Educational Alliance Hebrew Educational Society JCC Manhattan JCC of Mid-Westchester JCC on the Hudson Jewish Community Center of Staten Island Kings Bay Y The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC Mid-Island Y Jewish Community Center Mosholu Montefiore Community Center 92nd Street Y Riverdale YM-YWHA Samuel Field Y The Sephardic Community Center Shorefront YM-YWHA of Brighton-Manhattan Beach Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood, Hazon The Jewish Education Project, American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) American Jewish World Service (AJWS) Association of Jewish Family and Children’s Agencies BBYO HIAS Hillel International The Jewish Agency for Israel Jewish Community Centers Association of North America Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) The Jewish Federations of North America National Coalition Supporting Eurasian Jewry (NCSEJ) 70 Faces Media
Latest Project:
Developing digital ordering system at partner food pantries.
Areas Served:
5 Boroughs, Westchester, Long Island, Israel, nearly 70 other countries around the world
Core Programs:
Fighting Poverty, Caring for the Elderly, Supporting People with Disabilities and Special Needs, Nurturing Health and Well Being (most related to food insecurity issues)
Major Issues:
Care for People in Need
Respond to Crisis
Shape Our Jewish Future
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Snapchat:
Frequently used hashtags 1:
#goodtogether
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