Trustees and Advisors

With a Jewish Federation legacy, you will be remembered for helping Jews in need today and building the community of tomorrow. By establishing this legacy, you will ensure that you and your values live on.

You can support and sustain Jewish community. You can guarantee that the most vulnerable in our community will know they are not alone in the world. Through your Federation legacy, you have the power to ensure families in need will not just survive, but will live full Jewish lives.

Whatever your passion, you can create a legacy to ensure the Jewish future. You can help a child make sure our students stay connected to our family in Israel.

In any of dozens of ways, your gift will ensure that your values live on in Los Angeles, Israel, and over 70 countries.build the foundation of a lifelong identity at Jewish summer camp. You can connect young adults to Jewish life in new and meaningful ways. And you can.

If you are a trustee, financial advisor or attorney preparing a will or trust, or you are helping an individual do so and need the legal name of The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, please use the following designation.

  • The Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles (Tax ID 95-1643388)

  • Please note that The Federation was formerly known as the United Jewish Fund and many Trusts established over the past several decades refer to us using that name. If you are administering a trust with the United Jewish Fund named as a beneficiary, please contact us. If you are updating older documents or drafting new documents please use The Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles (Tax ID 95-1643388).

If you are administering an estate that names either The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, The Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles, The Jewish Federation, or the United Jewish Fund as a beneficiary, please contact us. We look forward to speaking with you to express our gratitude for the gift, to inquire how and to whom we might acknowledge it, and to thank you for your role in its reaching us.

If you are working with a client and have any questions about making a gift, or about the Jewish Federation or Jewish Community in general, please feel free to contact us at (323) 761-8133 or MHamerman@JewishLA.org.

If you are working on drafting a document before or after normal business hours and you need information immediately, please feel free to e-mail or call us.

Please direct all estate gift correspondence to:

The Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
C/O Planned Giving and Endowments
6505 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90048