Campaign FAQs


Where does my gift to the annual campaign go?

Your gift reaches into every corner of the global Jewish community – here’s how you make a difference: (Show the donor the MJF 2016 Annual Campaign Brochure.)

Which local organizations benefit from my gift to the annual campaign?

Your gift to the annual campaign is allocated to these local organizations that provide a wide array of programs and services.

I would like to volunteer for the annual campaign. How can I help?

There are many volunteer opportunities for the annual campaign, ranging from fundraising throughout the campaign, volunteering at phone-a-thons, or thanking our donors. If you are interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities for the annual campaign, please e-mail Shelly M. Sampon, Campaign Manager at 414-390-5723.

How do I pay my campaign pledge?

There are many ways you can pay your campaign pledge.

Mail a check to:
Milwaukee Jewish Federation
1360 N. Prospect Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Pay online at www.MilwaukeeJewish.org/Give.

Give us a call. Call us at 414-390-5700 to pay your pledge over the phone. You can also set up scheduled credit card payments if that is more convenient.

Payroll deduction. Have your company’s payroll department call our Business Services department at 414-390-5700 or mail us the paperwork, and we will be happy to set up this easy payment method.

How do I learn more about matching gifts?

Sometimes, increasing your gift can be as easy as a visit with the Human Resources department at your workplace. Hundreds of companies match their employees’ philanthropic gifts, and yours may be one of them! Ask your company’s human resource department if they participate in gift matching so that your gift will touch even more lives.