With the dramatic increase in antisemitism, the time is now to act and be a voice in your community. The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee wants you to be part of the change that you want to see. Attend our events, inquire about joining our programs, and get to know your fellow Jewish community members. Together, explore healthy ways to stay active in the fight toward change. The Federation offers Holocaust Awareness, CRConnect, advocacy guidance, and more.
Dive into the Robert and Esther Heller Jewish Community Relations Committee comprised of events, interfaith missions and cohorts to bring together Jewish and non-Jewish members of the community to advance common interests through education and advocacy
The Heller Jewish Community Relations Committee (“JCRC”) of the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee was established for the purpose of supporting Israel, confronting antisemitism and building relationships both within and outside the Jewish Community of Sarasota and Manatee counties. To help meet that mission we have created “CRConnect.”
Learn how to advocate for peace and security in your local area and Israel while raising awareness, and confronting antisemitism through education, information, and community awareness.
The Federation is committed to educating the public about the atrocities of the Holocaust. We are also dedicated to honoring and assisting the victims, survivors and families affected by this tragic, and horrific era in history.
Want to learn how to advocate? There are many ways individuals can advocate for Israel and Jews around the world. From participating in domestic and international missions to raising awareness of, and finding solutions to antisemitism by supporting, attending, and promoting funded initiatives.