The mission of the Jewish Federation of Peoria is to serve the Jewish people locally, in Israel, and throughout the world through coordinated fundraising, community-wide programming, social services, and social- cultural-educational activities.
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Fauda-a Brand new TV series from Israel.


Fauda (Arabic for “chaos”” is about a team of Israeli undercover operatives trying to capture Abu Ahmed, a notorious (and fictional) Hamas terrorist, has been lauded for its realism, its extensive use of Arabic and the empathy viewers are forced to have for the Hamas characters.  We will be watching three episodes with subtitles. The […]

Support our Shaliach

The Shaliach program, now in it’s ninth year, is funded in a variety of ways. This year we are looking to YOU to help us. Peoria Hebrew Day School is providing a dollar for dollar match, up to $10,000 total, on donations to the Shaliach program. If you have been touched by this program, and […]

Peoria Holocaust Memorial Refurbishing Project


The Peoria Holocaust Memorial is being renovated and refurbished. After 11 years, the elements and simply the weight of the millions of buttons inside the cases have taken their toll. The renovation will improve the existing structures to insure they last for years to come. In the meantime, the buttons, glass, aluminum and other items are […]

Ukraine Emergency Assistance


Ukraine has been wracked by conflict for months. The resulting economic and political instability have profoundly affected the country’s more than 350,000 Jews. For many, aid from Federation partners means the difference between life and death. To read more and donate click here.

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