Jewish Community Relations Council


The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) is a standing committee of the Tampa Jewish Community Center and Federation. The JCRC’s primary purpose is to develop and carry out a unified community relations program to broadly represent the interests of the local Jewish community in Hillsborough and Pasco Counties as well as support and promote Israel advocacy and education for the Tampa Jewish community.

The JCRC committee includes a chair and at-large members appointed by the president of the Tampa Jewish Community Center & Federation and serves at his/her pleasure.  Meetings are generally held bi-monthly, by invitation only.

The JCRC is a member of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), serving as the representative voice of the organized American Jewish community

  • Purpose & Goals of the JCRC

    The objectives of the JCRC shall be to defend and preserve the civil rights of the Jewish community, domestically and overseas, and to promote its interests in relation to the community at large.

Contact Us

Learn about how you can get involved with the JCRC today.

Michelle Gallagher, Director of Philanthropic Engagement
& JCRC Coordinator



Chair: Jonathan Ellis

Fully tax deductible donations to support the efforts of the JCRC can be made to the Tampa Jewish Community Centers and Federation.


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