Who We Are

Meet the dedicated team and passionate community: The heart and soul behind Jewish Philanthropies of Southern Arizona's impactful work

What is JPSA?

Comprised of the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona (JFSA) and the Jewish Community Foundation (JCF), JPSA supports and sustains our entire community. We are here for you – our valued donors and fundholders, organizations, agencies, non-profits, and synagogues.  

JPSA addresses community-wide priorities including engagement, education, outreach, security, and advocacy. 

Our Vision

To fully maximize the potential impact of Jewish philanthropy, both in the present and for future generations.

This involves not only increasing the amount of funds donated, but also exploring new and innovative ways to allocate those funds towards meaningful and impactful causes.

By broadening our scope and remaining open to new approaches, we can ensure that our philanthropic endeavors have a lasting and meaningful impact on the Jewish community and beyond.


Welcome to the heart of our organization – the dedicated, passionate, and diverse individuals who make up Jewish Philanthropies of Southern Arizona.

Transparency in Action: Our Annual Reports and Financial Documents

In this section, you’ll find our meticulously prepared annual reports and financial statements, reflecting our commitment to responsible stewardship of the funds we receive. As we uphold the highest standards of integrity, we ensure that every dollar is effectively utilized to make a meaningful difference in our community. Take a closer look and discover the impact your contributions are making.

Over $2M

raised for the Israel Relief Fund.


in Senior Transportation rides in 2023.


in new contributions from donors and organizations to JCF.


in grants and distributions were made through JCF donor advised funds, individual endowment funds, and organization funds in 2023.

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