Welcome to the
Jewish Communal Fund
Private Client Group

Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), established in 1972, is one of the largest Jewish donor advised funds (DAFs) in the country, managing $1.3 billion in charitable assets for 3,100 funds.

The JCF Private Client Experience

For over 40 years, leading Jewish philanthropists have partnered with JCF to facilitate their charitable giving while receiving the highest caliber of personalized service. The JCF Private Client Experience offers donors and their trusted advisors the ability to leverage the expertise and resources of one of the largest and most generous networks of Jewish donors in the country.

Those who maintain a JCF fund of $1 million and above benefit from our Private Client Experience. Below are several highlights:

  • Personal Relationship Contact at JCF’s Private Client Group
  • Private advisory sessions with top-tier philanthropic, legal and investment experts
  • Special expertise in mission-related investment options
  • Guidance and tools to help you with legacy and succession planning
  • Facilitation of international grant-making, including to Israel
  • Educational opportunities and a wealth of knowledge to help you achieve greater impact through your philanthropic giving

JCF Doubles Your Impact in the Jewish Community


Every year, JCF awards a Community Gift to UJA-Federation of New York from its endowment and fees to promote the welfare of the Jewish community.

Discover the JCF Advantage