The Challenge

Help get the ball rolling for the future of Jewish Howard County!

The Jewish Federation of Howard County is hosting a Bracket Challenge for those who love college basketball and want to make a difference.   Donations collected during this campaign will help fund new family programming in our community.

Fill out your bracket in the Mitzvah Madness NCAA Tournament and compete for the grand prize. Submit your “winning” bracket after selection on Sunday, March 15. The deadline to submit your bracket(s) is Thursday, March 19 at 11:00 am. Maximum three (3) entries per person.

Winners will not only get bragging rights – but a $100 gift card to Lib's Grill.

Click here for the complete rules. No entry fee or purchase required. Suggested donation: $36. For more information, contact Susan Stuart. 

How to Participate

  • Click here to make a donation to JFHC

  • Sign up for your bracket

  • Watch for the email from Yahoo late Sunday, March 15th once the tournament teams and games are announced

  • Enter your bracket selections by Thursday, March 19th before the first game kicks off

  • Cheer on your teams!

  • Winning brackets will be announced after the National Championship Game on April 6th