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It's what being Jewish feels like.

The Federation's annual campaign is what keeps our local Jewish community alive and well.

The campaign supports the thousands of people served by Federation and our recipient organizations that enrich lives of young and old and provide for a promising Jewish future.

The goal of the Campaign 2012 isĀ $309,000. Please help us reach our goal by donating today.

Where Your Dollars Go

Your tax deductible gift to Federation's annual campaign, regardless of amount, will be distributed in an equitable manner. This careful process of maximizing the efficiency through which campaign funds meeting community needs is done by an allocations committee.

Percentage of the various organizations' operating budgets supplied by Federation allocation:

  • Federation: 100%
  • Jewish Family Service: 100%
  • Jewish Community Center: 5.4%
  • Hillel Academy: 14.6%
  • The Reporter Group: 5.6%
  • Hillel at Binghamton: 0.3%

How much money does Federation spend on fundraising?

Money is spent only on mailings. Volunteers make the phone calls using their cells or in offices made available to the Federation at no cost.