Our local partners


The Jewish Community Alliance is Jacksonville’s Jewish community center. The JCA strengthens Jewish life, serves as a common meeting ground and enhances the quality of life of the entire community. The JCA provides an unparalleled array of physical, recreational, educational, social and cultural programs for all ages in one conveniently located state-of-the-art facility. Programs include fitness, NAEYC accredited preschool, ACA accredited summer camp, after-school care, aquatics (including outdoor and indoor pools) and tennis on Har-Tru clay courts. Contact: Hollie Arnold 904.730.2100 ext. 234, info@jcajax.org, www.jcajax.org


The Jewish Community Foundation of Northeast Florida helps donors develop their own charitable giving plans. We are here to turn your passion into action. Foundation provides charitable gift planning services to the community according to each donor’s interests. Through confidential conversations with Foundation professionals, donors can create legacies that benefit their community and their heirs. Foundation is a one-stop charitable giving resource for the Jewish community. We are a service oriented agency ready to assist donors in vision setting, estate planning, and the drafting of agreements. Contact: 904.394.0720 or info@jewishfoundationnefl.org, www.jewishfoundationnefl.org/


 Jewish Family & Community Services is a social service agency dedicated to helping people help themselves. JFCS serves the entire community through six core programs: Child Welfare, Adoption, Counseling, Emergency Financial Assistance/Food Pantry, United Way’s Achievers for Life Dropout Prevention, and Jewish Services. Through the generosity of The Jewish Federation of Jacksonville, we provide a number of services specifically for the Jewish community; those include support for children with special needs, meal delivery, affordable transportation, care management services and medical advocacy for seniors, financial assistance, Holocaust survivor services, and The Jewish Healing Network. Contact: 904.448.1933 or info@jfcsjax.org, www.jfcsjax.org/

Martin J. Gottlieb Day School is one of the nation’s oldest and most respected schools of its kind, can provide your child with a caring environment, a challenging curriculum and a customized learning plan to the helps every student reach his or her potential. The Martin J. Gottlieb Day School proves that a school can be prestigious without being elitist. It can be cutting-edge yet while celebrating its heritage. It can push students and still be nurturing. It can provide a sense of community and still offer individualized learning. Take a tour and learn about this one-of-a-kind school for your one-of-a-kind child. Contact: 904.268.4200 ext. 148 or office@mjgds.org


 River Garden Senior Services is a high-quality not-for-profit mission-driven community agency sponsored by the organized Jacksonville Jewish community. Services include: short-stay rehabilitation; outpatient therapies; physical, occupational and speech therapies; Parkinson’s specialty care; osteoporosis management; long-term skilled nursing care; Alzheimer’s/memory care; end-of-life care; adult day care; home health care; interdisciplinary professional team; full-time medical staff; and on-site pharmacy. River Garden is a six-time recipient of the “Florida Governor’s Gold Seal Award for Excellence in Long-Term Care,” along with 5-Star ratings by state and federal regulatory authorities. Contact:Contact: Skip Willbach, 904.260.1818 ext. 207, swillbach@rivergarden.org, www.rivergarden.org/


 Torah Academy of Jacksonville is North Florida’s Orthodox Jewish Day School for nursery through eighth grade, but Torah Academy is more than a school – we are a community and a family. To ensure excellence in academics, we offer small classes with personalized attention from a dedicated faculty. Our engaging curriculum encompasses Judaic studies, math, science, language arts, science, history, art, and physical education as well as providing opportunities for community service. Beyond the classroom, we are always focused on the spiritual, emotional and social, development of our students. Contact: 904.268.7719 or TAoffice@torah-academy.com.