HAPPY PASSOVER! JFGSB will be closed on Friday, April 19th at 1:00 pm and on Friday, April 26th in observance of the Holiday.

Learn more about our Sister City in Israel, Mitzpe Ramon by clicking the image above.

Help us restore a leadership center for girls (ages 10-18) as part of The Women’s Division 2019 Philanthropy Project. 100% of funds go directly to ARIEL MITZPE RAMON. Donate today by clicking the image above.

The Jewish Federation and Jewish Community Relations Committee condemn all forms of anti-Semitism, hatred, bias and discrimination, and endorses Santa Barbara Hillel’s statement in response to recent events in Isla Vista. Click HERE for the full statement. 


JFED Night at the New Vic Theatre. Tuesday. April 16th - Wine reception at 6:00pm followed by the program at 7:00pm. Use promo-code JFED and receive 25% off at checkout! Click the image above for tickets.

Summer Registration for Birthright Israel with Shorashim & Santa Barbara is OPEN! Apply right now by clicking the image above.

Join us for a sunset cruise on May 5th as we celebrate Israel's Independence Day aboard the Channel Cat. Click the image above for tickets and more information.

Click HERE to access our SBJFF online survey. We appreciate your feedback and will be collecting responses through March 31st.

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