The Jewish Federation News of Indianapolis

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Community leaders receive scholarships and awards at JFGI Annual Meeting


INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 14, 2018) – The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis (JFGI) presented scholarships and awards to local leaders in the Jewish community at its annual meeting on June 13. The board also elected its leadership and five new members.

The foll…

JFS' Lori Moss Joins Network for Jewish Human Service Agencies' First Board

Indianapolis, Ind. (May 7, 2018) — Lori Moss, Executive Director of Jewish Family Services Indianapolis, was named to the Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies’ board of directors. The announcement was made in Chicago during the organization’s inaugural conference, Unifying Our Huma…

Indianapolis joins Jewish Teen Funders Network Foundation Board Incubator

Indianapolis and Seattle are the newest incubator communities to join the Jewish Teen Funders Network! Read the complete article on

To learn more about youth philanthropy in Indy, visit our youth philanthropy web page.

Lilly Endowment, Inc. awards $1 million to JFGI

Lilly Endowment, Inc. has awarded Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis a $1 million grant to enhance safety and security on its campus and build the capacity of the Federation and its five constituent agencies.

Fall 2017 New Hires

JFGI is thrilled to welcome four new staffers:

  • Matthew Kramer-Morning, Director of NEXTGen
    Matt is responsible for developing initiatives, managing events and creating programs designed to continuously engage Jewish young adults, working with JFGI departments, community agencies, and sy…