• The Language of Philanthropy

    Discover and Learn about the Language of Philanthropy
  • About Us

    Learn more about the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego in this informative video.
  • Jewish Teen Foundation

    Congratulations to the 2015/2016 Board! They raised and granted almost $35,000 to 8 organizations supporting their mission.
  • Know. Act. Give.

    Flooding - Join the support for relief efforts to organizations on the ground. Click here for more information.
  • Did You Know?

    The IRA Charitable Rollover has been made permanent! Contact us for more information about IRA rollover gifts.
  • Family Philanthropy Resources

    Find tools for involving many generations in discussions about philanthropy here.
  • Tax Benefits

    The Foundation makes it simple to choose charitable giving options that provide maximum tax benefits.

The Foundation engages, educates and inspires generations of givers throughout the San Diego Jewish community.

$117 MIL

Grants awarded & facilitated FY2015
Current Assets = $267 million


Distributions to more than
1,700 organizations in FY2015


Families have endowments to leave
legacy gifts to Jewish organizations.


of the 6,600 grants awarded by Foundation donors in FY2015 were between $100 and $1,000.