• Helping the Vulnerable



In our mission to advance and promote an exceptional quality of Jewish life, the Federation, through the generosity of our donors, funds partner agencies to Build Community, Help the Vulnerable, Educate Jewishly and Support Israel. 

  • Life and Legacy

    Legacy donors care about the Jewish community and want to guarantee that Jewish Ottawa thrives so we can promise generations to come that they too will enjoy meaningful Jewish lives.

  • Planned Giving

    Planned giving is about matching your tax and estate planning goals with your philanthropic ideals, allowing you to leave an enduring Jewish legacy. Learn more at OJCF.ca

  • Ben Gurion

    The Ben Gurion Society is a donor program based on recognition, education and motivation for individuals 25 to 45 years of age who make a minimum gift of $1,000 to the Federation’s Annual Campaign.

  • Top Donor

    Ottawa’s Jewish community has more than 100 top donor families, and encompasses more than 260 people. Top donors generously give a gift of $10,000 or more to the Federation's Annual Campaign.

  • Annual Campaign

    Please give generously to the Annual Campaign and know that your choices will shape our future: better, brighter, together.

  • Young Adults / Emerging Genreation

    Help support exciting and innovative young adult programs. This is a growing division with much to offer young people and young families aged 21 to 45.

  • Women's Philanthropy

    This division draws on the power of Jewish women, who share their vision and compassion to help guide our future with their commitment to Jewish life through events and by joining the Lions of Judah.