Mission, Vision & Values


To promote philanthropy through meaningful partnerships with donors and community organizations in achieving charitable goals; to increase current and future support for a vibrant and secure Jewish and general community in San Diego, Israel and around the world.


As a primary, trusted and expert resource for philanthropy, the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego will engage, educate and inspire generations of givers throughout the Jewish community.


Tzedakah (justice)
Ethical responsibilities, sacred work, tikkun olam

Dor l’dor (generation to generation)
Passing on values, strengthening future generations, the importance of elders and youth

Kavod (respect)
Listening, responsiveness, acts of loving kindness, being inclusive, integrity, truthfulness

Torah (learning)
Love of Judaic wisdom and teachings

Derech Eretz (way of the land)
Transparency, accountability, excellent governance

Strategic Plan 2011-2016

Click here for our current Strategic Plan Summary.

View our annual reports, publications and press releases in our newsroom.


Jewish Community Foundation San Diego Contact Info

Jewish Community Foundation San Diego
4950 Murphy Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92123


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