Federation Events

Upcoming Events

JFED YAD Israeli-style Young Adult Reception & Israeli film at ERJCC Houston Jewish Film Festival


5601 S. Braeswood Blvd
Houston, TX 77096

6:30 pm-9:30 pm

March 23, 2023

Join YAD Houston for the Evelyn Rubenstein JCC’s 19th Annual Houston Jewish Film Festival, featuring the Israeli drama “America.” Come before the film for a free reception exclusively for young adults partnered with Israeli American Council – IAC Houston for complimentary Israeli-style light bites and beverages. Learn about the myriad of opportunities for young adults to travel to Israel, then sit in our reserved group section to watch the film.

Film description: Eli, an Israeli swimming instructor returns to Tel Aviv from Chicago after his estranged father dies. A series of events involving an old friend, who has a hiking accident, and his Ethiopian immigrant florist fiancée leads to a psychologically complex story about relationships, childhood emotional baggage, and life and death.

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Jewish Federation Collage Event


Westin Galleria

10:30 am-1:00 pm

March 28, 2023

COLLAGE will be Tuesday, March 28. Registration is now open. We are honored to welcome our featured speaker Masih Alinejad. Masih is an Iranian-American journalist, campaigner for women’s rights, and author of the best-selling memoir, The Wind in My Hair.

Masih is the recipient of the 2022 American Jewish Committee (AJC) Moral Courage Award. In addition, The Washington Institute for Near East Peace Policy awarded Masih the Scholar-Statesman Award, and she shared the honor of receiving the 2022 Oxi Courage Award, presented by the Washington Oxi Day Foundation, with co-recipient, Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Show your support by becoming a Table Sponsor or Table Captain today. As either a business or individual sponsor, you can support the Federation, gain fantastic visibility benefits, and bring new people to Collage.

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Jewish Federation YAD Explore Israel Event


6:00 pm-8:00 pm

March 30, 2023

YAD event

Jewish Federation PJ Library’s Take a Dip for Passover


Wolfies Swim School
5230 Cedar St.
Bellaire, TX 77401

3:00 pm-4:30 pm

April 2, 2023

Jewish Federation PJ Library’s Take a Dip for Passover

JFED Zikaron BaSalon



6:00 pm-9:00 pm

April 18, 2023

Join us and Holocaust Museum Houston for Zikaron Basalon: Memories in the Living Room, a multi-generational program commemorating the Holocaust in homes around Greater Houston, on Tuesday, April 18 at 7:00 PM. You will be matched to a home by your zip code. Click View More Info below to register.

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Federation Major Donor Event



7:00 pm-9:00 pm

April 20, 2023

Federation Major Donor Event

Federation Community Leadership Awards TBD


7:00 pm-8:30 pm

May 23, 2023

Federation Community Leadership Awards

JFED Teacher Appreciation - Si Lewen at the Menil


Menil Drawing Institute
1412 W Main St
Houston, TX 77006

5:00 pm-6:30 pm

June 1, 2023

Teacher Appreciation – Si Lewen at the Menil