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, household goods and vehicle donations. Your contribution is usually tax deductible. Additionally, you may designate cash, stock, or planned giving contributions to a specific Designated Fund. For a list of these funds, click here.
JFS SV is among the over 40 agencies featured this year in the Mercury News Holiday Giving Section. Read about it!
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. 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. Learn more.
Here's a way for you to share your extra home-grown produce with our clients in need. Learn More.
JFS SV 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 great way to double the value of your gift. Learn More.
Our refugees and new emigres have many household needs. JFS SV welcomes your donations of computers, TVs, furniture and appliances. Learn More.
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley will graciously accept donations of stocks.
For more info, please contact: Tami Levi, Finance Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 357-7454
If you wish, you may designate cash, stock, or planned giving contributions to a specific Designated Fund. Learn More.
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, please contact: Mindy Berkowitz at email@example.com (408) 357-7455
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.
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.
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