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Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga

The Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga builds and fosters a strong unified Jewish community and strives to ensure its well-being and continuity locally, in Israel, and throughout the world.


Your support of The Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga strengthens our community and creates a vibrant Jewish future for us all. Your generosity alleviates poverty, provides emergency relief, and makes Jewish life affordable and accessible for people of all ages.

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Are you looking for a hands-on volunteer opportunity, to rub shoulders with like-minded professionals, or to honor a friend with a tribute gift that supports the work of our Federation? Check out the ways you can connect to Jewish life, all you have to do is volunteer!

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Here at the Jewish Federation of Chattanooga, we strive to connect you with us. One of the ways we do that is through our e-mail list, and you may unsubscribe at any time. Also, like our Facebook page so you always know what's happening. Connect with us!

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Facility Hours

Business hours:

Mon – Thurs 9:00am – 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Phone number:

Phone Number: (423) 493-0270

Who Are We?

The Jewish Cultural Center, funded by the Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga, is a venue for programs, classes, exhibits, social services, and a preschool, all rooted in Jewish values.

Our facility enables the Jewish community to raise its visibility, foster relationships, and strengthen its identity in the Chattanooga area.

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Israel Festival – Chattanooga Celebrates Israel at 70! @ Jewish Cultural Center
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Israel Festival - Chattanooga Celebrates Israel at 70! @ Jewish Cultural Center | Chattanooga | Tennessee | United States

Join us to celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday in a fun event to the whole family! fun booths will be available at all times.

12:00 pm – A youth Parade from B’nai Zion congregation to the JCC.
12:20 – an opening of the program with youth song and words from Mayor Andy Berke.
12:30 – Israeli Lunch will be available
12:40 – Celebrating the 40th anniversary to Israel’s first win at the Euro-vision with ~ Rising Star~ contest!

Judges: Bob Bernhardt, CSO Emeritus Musical Director
Jonathan Susman, Open Spaces Activation & Engagement Specialist for the City of Chattanooga and Musician
Master of Ceremonies: Jed Mescon

Special Prizes for the winners!

**We are still looking to contestants for Rising Star! do you have a special vocal talent? Sign up Here

**Want to Help? we are looking for volunteers. For more information please contact Chen at

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Tuesday Cafe @ Jewish Cultural Center
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jewish Film Series Sponsor Event @ Jewish Cultural Center
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jewish Film Series Sponsor Event @ Jewish Cultural Center

The Chattanooga Jewish film Series kicks off its 11th year with a sponsor-only event on Wednesday, April 25th at 6 p.m.. Along with a screening of Bye, Bye Germany, sponsors will enjoy the most scrumptious kosher buffet this side of New York City, including cocktails, thanks to our own Alice Goss-Morgan. There will also be music by the GPS Tango Strings. You must be a sponsor to attend.