• New Board Position

    Apply, or nominate someone 36 or under, who has demonstrated exceptional leadership in our community.
  • Community Heroes

    The Jewish Community Foundation is partnering with The San Diego Foundation and NCRC! Read more here.
  • Legacy Starts with Passion

    Review our recent annual Legacy Donor Appreciation Event!
  • About Us

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

    Find tools for involving many generations in discussions about philanthropy here.
  • Honor Your Lifetime of Giving

    Ask Us How!
  • Jewish Tradition

    teaches that one of our key responsibilities is to make the world a better place for future generations.
  • The Language of Philanthropy

    Discover and Learn about the Language of Philanthropy
  • 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.

$112 MIL

Grants awarded & facilitated FY2016
Current Assets = $330+ million


Distributions to more than
1,700 organizations in FY2016


Families have endowments to leave
legacy gifts to Jewish organizations.


of the 6,700 grants awarded by Foundation donors in FY2016 were between $100 and $1,000.