Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring UJFT is more than goodwill, it’s good business. As a sponsor, you’ll enjoy high visibility with informed and active constituents and influencers across Tidewater and beyond.

Patron of the J

ARTS + IDEAS is made up of inspirational events, presented by United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, the Simon Family JCC’s Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival, Virginia Festival of Jewish Film presented by Alma and Howard Laderberg and Patricia & Avraham Ashkenazi, Israel Today, and Israel Fest.


Be A Reader (BeAR) literary program, part of the Community Relations Council of United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, was created as a community-wide effort of volunteers to help at-risk, struggling readers acquire the skills and love for learning that lead to personal happiness and future success.

One Night

An annual signature fundraising event, last year’s One Night celebrated Israeli cuisine, philanthropy, and community. James Beard multi-award-winning chef, Michael Solomonov, and over 130 guests helped raise funds for children’s and special needs programming at the Simon Family JCC.

For more information about United Jewish Federation of Tidewater sponsorship opportunities, please contact Development Manager, Ronnie Cohen at 757-321-2341 or rcohen@ujft.org.