JUF's Center for Jewish Philanthropy is dedicated to making your family's charitable giving simple, effective, and meaningful. With extensive resources and expertise, we are here to help you and your family explore your personal philanthropic passions and maximize the impact of your charitable dollars.

The Center for Jewish Philanthropy is home to over 1,000 Donor Advised Funds and 30 Family Supporting Foundations. The Center manages the charitable interests of over 2,200 individuals and their families, each year helping to grant millions of dollars to a host of local, national, and global charities serving the Jewish and general communities

  • Donor Advised Funds

    Donor Advised Funds are easy-to-use charitable giving accounts that allow donors to recommend grants to charities. Learn more.

  • Supporting Foundations

    Supporting Foundations are independent, nonprofit corporations that allow families to engage in strategic, multi-generational philanthropy. Supporting Foundations enjoy tax and other regulatory benefits not afforded to private foundations. Our staff is available to provide guidance and assistance to each family that establishes a Supporting Foundation with us. Learn more.

For more information call us at (312) 357-4853 or email us at [email protected].