Jewish Federation of New Mexico

Mailing Address: 5520 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 821-3214
NTEE Code: T- Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Mission Statement:

The Jewish Federation of New Mexico both funds and administers programs to advance the character of Jewish Life across our state and in our homeland, Israel. Our mission is accomplished by the following: prioritizing, funding and implementing programs that meet the needs of Jews of all ages; strengthening Jewish identity and participation among Jewish New Mexicans in both rural and urban settings; providing a voice for the Jewish community through publications and mass communications that addresses critical issues and celebrates Jewish life; sponsoring programs that inspire and develop multi-generational Jewish leadership; and supporting Israel and Jews in need around the world and by mobilizing the Jewish community to respond to humanitarian needs.

Primary Programs:

Current programs include; the Jewish Care Program, the Hillel House at UNM, the Sephardic Citizenship Program, statewide outreach and the quarterly publication of The New Mexico Jewish Link.

Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $500,000 - $749,999
Personnel: 6 to 9 FTE
Executive Director:

Zachary Benjamin

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS
Types of Services Offered: Advocacy, Direct Services, Community Organizing


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