Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley relies on the generosity of individuals, local businesses and the broader community to support our mission to “help members of our community successfully meet the challenges of daily life by providing quality human services.” Your contribution is the lifeline that allows us to touch so many lives.
JFS SV welcomes contributions by check or credit card, gift cards, stock donations, gifts through planned giving, and vehicle donations. Your contribution is usually tax deductible. Additionally, you may designate cash, stock, or planned giving contributions to a specific Designated Fund.
There are many ways to give:
Cash donations are welcome, either online or by simply mailing a check to Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley at our address below. Online donations are through PayPal by use of your credit card or your PayPal account. Click DONATE button at top of page.
Gift Card Donations
Supermarket (e.g. Safeway, Trader Joe's, Target) and gas station gift cards of $25 or $50 are always welcome and an easy way to help our less fortunate community members. Just bring them to JFS SV offices during office hours.
Centerpieces for Tzedakah
Flowers are lovely, but they wilt in a few days. Instead, why not rent beautiful JFS SV food basket Centerpieces for Tzedakah for your child's bar or bat mitzvah or other special occasion? The rental fee directly benefits the Project NOAH Food Assistance Program, providing food year-round for the needy in our community. Learn more.
Here's a way for you to share your extra home-grown produce with our clients in need. Learn More.
JFS SV is collaborates with House of Bagels to provide delicious Shabbat meals for needy
members of our community. Learn more.
Many local corporations offer matching programs or grants based on volunteering. If your employer has a program, it's a wonderful way to double the value of your gift or leverage your JFS volunteer work. Learn More.
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley will graciously accept donations of stocks.
For more info, please contact:
Tami Levi, Finance Manager
In addition to annual cash contributions, you may wish to contribute to JFS SV through deferred or planned gifts such as annuities, stocks and bonds, real estate, or life insurance policies that name JFS SV as a beneficiary. Learn More.
For more info on Legacy Giving to JFS SV, please contact:
iGive.com is another way to shop online and give to JFS SV. With over 1700 online stores, you can shop at your favorite retail location like Best Buy, Bed Bath and Beyond, Staples, or Crate & Barrel; while contributing to JFS SV.
Call Us: 408.556.0600
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Jewish Family Services every time you shop at Amazon, at no cost to you. And Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to JFS SV.
Are you selling something on eBay? eBay Giving Works allows you to select 10% to 100% of the selling price to be given as a donation to JFS.