Our Story & Mission

Hamilton Jewish Federation has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in Hamilton for more than 80 years. Rooted in traditional Jewish values of justice, tikkun olam, acts of kindness, and Jewish peoplehood, we commit our values into actions every day. Together, with our beneficiary agencies, we are transforming Jewish Life in Hamilton, Israel, and around the world.  


Hamilton Jewish Federation is committed to building a safe, engaged and inclusive Jewish community that cares for its members, the people of Israel and World Jewry. Our guiding principles that define the organizational structure, priorities, and program initiatives include:


1. Protecting the vulnerable in Hamilton, Israel and around the world

2. Educating, engaging and strengthening our Jewish community

3. Supporting and advocating for Jewish and Israel issues




What We Offer




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