The Federation Blog

Our Goal for creating this blog is to give the Utah Jewish community a platform to have their voices heard. Topics for the blog will range from What does being Jewish mean for local individuals, parenting Jewish, favorite recipes to local & global frustrations with the Jewish community.


Press Release: Antisemitism Reaches New Heights in Utah


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Thank you to our Ben Gurion Society Sponsors!



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Jewish Federations Respond International Court of Justice

Jewish Federations of North America

Today’s ruling by the International Court of Justice, while deeply flawed, affirms Israel’s right to continue defending itself from ongoing attacks by Hamas, Hezbollah, and the Houthis following the horrific and brutal attacks of October 7th, the dea…

Ben Gurion Society Gala

You are cordially invited to our Ben Gurion Society Gala.

Named for the first Prime Minister of Israel, the Ben Gurion Society is made up of individuals and families who donate a minimum of $1,000 per year as a household to the United Jewish Federation’s Annual Campaign in support of the …

Federations allocate $70 million to 45 groups for Israel Emergency

In less than two weeks, Jewish Federations have raised over $388 million and as of October 19th allocated $70 million to 45 nonprofit organizations and groups providing urgent and immediate care on the ground in Israel.

The donations are part of a $500 million campaign following Hamas's …