ExploreYour Jewish Identity!

Join us at Chai Hour, our monthly Jewish event in Brooklyn, NY. A new and fascinating topic is presented every month by dynamic guest speakers. Don't miss it!

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ChanukahJewish-Deaf Style!

With mega-Chanukah events in four cities across the United States, we made waves in the Jewish Deaf community this past December.

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Campfor every child

Every summer, we provide every Jewish Deaf child with a world-class educational experience in the fun setting of a Jewish camp - along with Deaf counselors and ASL interpreters

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EducationBuilding Jewish-Deaf identity

Our world-renowned educational website, Jewish Deaf Multimedia, provides a wealth of Jewish inspiration in American Sign Language, ensuring complete and direct access to Judaism for the Deaf community.

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Make a donation and make a difference. We appreciate every dollar that goes our way. Sponsorship and in-kind donations are also gladly accepted.

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Our Philosophy

global strategy

The Jewish Deaf Foundation is based in New York City, but our impact is international - reaching Jewish Deaf individuals of all kinds from around the globe with the help of today's connected community.

It's all about YOU

We believe in the power of the Deaf individual. This means our projects are designed with empowerment in mind. Deaf people need a space where creativity and tradition can come together to bloom. The next generation of Jewish Deaf leadership starts here.

growth & expansion

Our favorite word is 'more'. As soon as we hear of an amazing idea to implement, we get to work! After all, there is still much to be done for our community. If you have ideas for our next project, feel free to reach out to us!

A Jewish Revolution in the Deaf Community

At the Jewish Deaf Foundation, we have big dreams for the Jewish Deaf community. With your help, we will make these dreams come true.

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We always appreciate volunteers and donations. We are a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity. Your donation - no matter how small - makes a powerful difference. Your support for the Jewish Deaf community is invaluable.