Welcome to the Greater Lansing Jewish Federation

The 2022-2023 Campaign is in full swing! Your donations will fund people in need around the world (especially Ukraine) and in the local community, sending Lansing area children to Jewish summer camp, and provide programming to bring the Greater Lansing Jewish community together.



Our new mission in Ukraine: Shipping 20 Containers of Medical Supplies

Through the generousity of Globus Relief (globusrelief.org), we are working on raising money to ship $10 million in medical supplies to hospitals in Ukraine. (See video below from Globus Relief) Click here to help.


Recent news:

We have shipped 3 former military ambulances to Ukraine!

We are proud to report we used your generous donations to ship 3 Humvee ambulances to Ukraine. Thank you to the U.S. Navy.

We have shipped a container of medical supplies to Ukraine. 

Click here to donate to Ukraine Medical Supplies and Ambulances

Ambulance for Dnipro

Thank You in 3 Languages

A thank you to all the donors in Romanian, English (at 1:29), and Hebrew

Rabbi Wolf-Odessa

Rabbi Abraham Wolf of Central Synagogue, Odessa, on the Jewish community's current situation.

The Greater Lansing Jewish Federation is an affiliate of the Jewish Federations of North America, an organization that represents 146 Jewish Federations and 300 independent Jewish communities. The Federation movement places collectively among the top ten charities on the North American continent in charitable activities and has the goal of protecting and enhancing the well-being of Jews worldwide through the values of tikkun olam (repairing the world), tzedakah (charity and social justice) and Torah (Jewish learning).


The local Federation serves as an umbrella organization for the Jewish community,  sponsoring events, giving gifts to all B'nai Mitzvah, sending local kids to Jewish camps, and providing a community calendar with events from the area synagogues and the MSU Serling Institute for Jewish Studies and Modern Israel.