The Columbia Jewish Federation (CJF) of Columbia, South Carolina, is seeking an Executive Director to provide vibrant leadership to our Jewish community. As leader of the umbrella organization in Jewish Columbia, the Federation Executive Director is our ambassador to the local, regional, national, and international communities, actively collaborating to enhance the vitality and wellbeing of Jewish life near to home and beyond. This position offers an energetic communal leader the opportunity to enhance robust Jewish life in a capital city and the flagship home of the University of South Carolina.


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Welcome to your Columbia Jewish Federation

The mission of the Columbia Jewish Federation is to engage and strengthen our community to build a vibrant Jewish future.

Community Support

We provide financial support to the spectrum of Jewish organizations serving the Midlands, including the religious schools of our local synagogues; Hillel at the University of South Carolina; the Columbia Jewish Day School and the University of South Carolina Alpha Epsilon Pi chapter.

A Focus On Education

Your Federation runs the PJ Library program for young children, hosts the Columbia Holocaust Education Commission, features a thriving Young Adult Division and welcomes brand-new members of the community with the Shalom Baby! program.

Helping Those In Need

The Columbia Jewish Federation also houses Jewish Family Service, which provides a full range of social services and support to Jewish households facing hardship.