More children attending Gan Shalom. Kosher meals delivered to seniors. Engman Camp Shalom scholarships for families in need. Financial assistance to keep people in their homes.
Our Jewish community thrives when we come together as one to support our neighbors. At the Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines, we are committed to building and maintaining that strength for all generations.
Other Ways to Give
In addition to donating online, we hope you’ll consider the following ways to give. To learn more or ask questions, please contact us by phone at 515-987-0899 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’d like to donate by check for any option, please mail your contribution to:
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines
33158 Ute Ave.
Waukee, IA 50263
Members of the community can provide support to the JFGDSM by volunteering in our schools, camps, or through Jewish Family Services. If you are interested, please contact Sophie Homonoff or Jody Ingersoll at the Federation either through the website or call 1-515-987-0899.
Donate Yearly to the Cornerstone Campaign
When you make an annual gift to the Cornerstone Campaign, the funds go to provide programming, support our families and our seniors. You may also endow your yearly contribution through the Foundation Endowment Fund. Make your contribution through the website, by contacting the JFGDSM office, or mailing in your gift.
Lilianna and I give to the Cornerstone Campaign because we believe in creating a strong and thriving future for Des Moines’ Jewish community. We know with great certainty that every dollar makes a tremendous difference in the lives of our community’s children, seniors, and those who need a hand up.
— Jarad Bernstein, President of the JFGDSM Board of Directors
Make a Gift In Honor or Memory
We welcome you to give monetary donations to the JFGDSM in memory of or to honor an individual, a marriage, a new position, etc. We also offer the option to purchase a tree from the Federation for any lifecycle event. Contact the JFGDSM office for further information.
Give to a Specific Program or Need
You may stipulate where you would like to direct your contribution. If you have a specific department at the JFGDSM you’d like to support, just include that information with your contribution.
Planned Giving Donations
Consider giving to the JFGDSM through your will or trust fund. Please contact the JFGDSM office for more information.