• Providing access to Jewish resources.

  • Serving the statewide Jewish community.

  • Sustaining New Mexico’s Jewry
    from generation to generation.

The Heart of Jewish New Mexico since 1948

The Jewish Federation of New Mexico partners with community organizations to meet the needs of Jews in New Mexico, Israel and worldwide through leadership, philanthropy, social action, and education.

New Mexico Jewish Link

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Jewish Children's Books for Our Community

Create Your Legacy

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Jewish Care Program

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In collaboration with David Wolfe,Podcast & Radio - The Power of Voice Host of Smallbiz America, your federation brings you: Chai Desert Radio, the voice of the Jewish Federation of New Mexico. Chai Desert Radio, provides a uniquely New Mexican perspective on places, faces, and issues of importance to Jews at home, in Israel, and worldwide. We sit down with thought leaders and difference makers in the arts, culture, sports, religion, politics, and more to examine these topics through a Jewish and Southwestern lens.

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The 2017 Heart of Jewish New Mexico Campaign is in its home stretch! Won’t you help us reach our goal?

Our 5777/2017 Heart of Jewish New Mexico Campaign is entering its final month. Thanks to the incredible spirit of tzedakah in our communities, Federation has raised over $520,000 in support of Jewish New Mexico in the Hebrew year 5777. Won’t you please help us reach our $540,000 goal by August 31? Each dollar benefits our Jewish community through initiatives such as: the Jewish Care Program, serving seniors, Holocaust survivors, and low income families; Sephardic Heritage Program; support of rural Jewish communities across New Mexico; the Jane and Stephen Hochberg Annual Community Seder; Hillel at the University of New Mexico; financial support of over 30 Jewish organizations and programs throughout New Mexico and in Israel; and so much more. Click the membership button below or call us to make your contribution today. Every cent makes a difference. THANK YOU for your kindness!


The 2017/2018 Allocation Request Cycle is Now Closed

Applicant organizations will be notified of funding decisions by July 31.