Federation Statements

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Help Those Hard Hit by 2018 Hurricanes

We have slammed into the 2018 hurricane season. Hurricane Florence, the first major storm, is wreaking havoc on the Carolinas and southern East Coast, and we know that more hurricanes threaten to follow.
 
The affected communities will need immediate aid as well as long-term help to rebui…

Community Update 2: From the Desk of the Executive Director

Exactly one year ago, the Jewish Federation of Howard County announced a special fundraising campaign to assist the Jews of Uganda who, at the time, were suffering from severe malnutrition and dehydration. Within a matter of a few short weeks, we raised $20,608 from 144 donors, thus doublin…

Community Update from the Interim Executive Director: HCPSS

This is the first in what will be a series of periodic updates from me, as the Jewish Federation of Howard County’s newly-appointed Executive Director as of July 1. I am very happy that our Board of Directors has asked me to remain in a permanent capacity and look forward to working alongs…

Find Out Our Give4Good Totals

Thank you to all who gave at the Give4Good Auction at this year's Fed Live! Thanks to you, we raised over $10,000 for vital programs and services that will continue to help those in need and ensure a brighter Jewish future, locally and nationally.

If you would still like to give, please e…

How to Help Ellicott City

The Jewish Federation of Howard County is watching with deep concern the havoc wrought by the flooding this past weekend in Ellicott City. We applaud the state and local authorities, including Governor Larry Hogan and County Executive Allan Kittleman, for their quick response to this emergen…