The United Jewish Federation of Tidewater nurtures a vibrant, engaged, inclusive and caring Jewish community whose collective action is guided by our values.

Week of Extraordinary Deeds

All events free and open to the community. RSVP, register, and get more information here!

Good Deeds to do all week, via social media!
9/15 - 9/21
"Like" FB.com/UJFTidewater

Mitzvah Day VA
Sunday, September 21
1:30 - 3:30 pm, Mitzvah Projects
5 projects to help: the military, our seniors, the environment, the homeless, kids with diabetes.
4:30 - 7:30 pm, Mitzvah Day Pool Party and Cookout for participants

Click here for more information

Stop the Sirens

The United Jewish Federation of Tidewater stands in solidarity with Israel at this time of crisis.

Visit our special web portal for updates, links, and resources, and find out how you can make a difference.


CRC Action Alert!

Urge your Member of Congress to Condemn and Counter Anti-Semitism

Click here to ask your Representative to co-sponsor and support House Resolution 707.

Urge your Representative to co-sponsor and support House Resolution 707 - Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of disapproval or frustration over political events in the Middle East or elsewhere and thank Rep. Scott Rigell for signing on as a co-sponsor earlier this week! Click here to quickly and easily take action and read more about the resolution!

Jewish News

The August 18 of the Jewish News is in homes and online. There's a special Guide to Jewish Living in Tidewater. Check it out!

Tidewater Jewish Community Directory

The Tidewater area includes Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Suffolk, and even the cities of Newport News and Hampton. That’s a lot of ground to cover but no worries, the community directory is the best online resource for synagogues, local venues, kosher dining and shopping, arts and culture events, professional networking, youth activities, and more!

Start exploring Jewish Tidewater today.