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The mission of the Jewish Federation of the Bluegrass (JFB) is to serve the Jewish people and its ideals locally, in Israel and throughout the world. Through coordinated fundraising, community-wide programming, social services, educational and other activities, the Federation seeks to: Build community; Provide assistance for those in need; Enhance Jewish identity; Develop effective Jewish leaders; Combat Anti-Semitism and other forms of discrimination; Foster an understanding of Jewish culture and religion.
The Federation movement, collectively among the top 10 charities on the continent, protects and enhances the well-being of Jews worldwide through the values of tikkun olam (repairing the world), tzedakah (charity and social justice) and Torah (Jewish learning).
The Jewish Federation of The Bluegrass welcomes, respects and values the participation of everyone–interfaith families, people of all abilities, religious practices and backgrounds, sexual orientation, gender identity, race and socio-economic status.