Women for Israel: We Change Lives

Join JNF's Women for Israel and connect with a dynamic group of female philanthropists building a prosperous future for the land of Israel and the Jewish people.

The levels of membership -- Women's Alliance, Chai Society and The Sapphire Society, the major gift division -- all include exclusive benefits and opportunities to meet and work with likeminded women who connect professionally, emotionally and ideologically.

For more information, please call 800.JNF.0099 or visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JNF.WCI

The Sapphire Society

The Sapphire Society was formed in October 1998 as the women's major gift division of Jewish National Fund. Sapphires share a special bond, through their commitment to Zionism, and are part of an exclusive group of leaders helping to strengthen the Israel, one community, one project, one family at a time. Members, through their annual minimum $5,000 contribution, are entitled to wear the coveted Sapphire Society Pin.

Membership in the Sapphire Society also provides access to elite services and member only events, including permanent recognition in Israel on The Sapphire Wall at American Independence Park, invitations to national JNF events for major gift donors, exclusive webinars with key women speakers from Israel and the U.S., invitations to special Sapphire Society events and VIP treatment on JNF’s Queen of Sheba Women for Israel Mission. Minimum $5,000 annual gift.

Chai Society

With an annual gift of a minimum of $1,800, women are invited into The Chai Society. Members receive a beautiful pendant in the shape of the State of Israel, designed and handmade by Israeli artists. Other benefits include high level briefings with Israeli dignitaries, exclusive webinars with key women speakers from Israel and the U.S., invitations to special Chai events and VIP Treatment on JNF’s Queen of Sheba Women for Israel Mission.

Women's Alliance

Throughout the year, the Women’s Alliance offers a variety of activities including, exclusive insider briefings on Israel, educational seminars, recreational and cultural activities - home tours, evening with an author, exciting cooking events with top chefs and spa nights. Minimum $360 annual gift.

Professional Women's Division

Professional women are also invited to join one of JNF's Professional Women's Divisions:

  • With a minimum gift of $1,800, women under age 40 are entitled to participate
  • With a minimum gift of $10,000, women over the age of 40 are invited

Professional Women’s Division members have the opportunity to network at curated events with other successful entrepreneurs, CEOs, politicians, educators, doctors and lawyers.


Travel to Israel

Join us for an unforgettable Queen of Sheba: Women for Israel Mission. This once-in-a-lifetime experience offers a unique and powerful trip to Israel for women only—no husbands, no boyfriends—just women, experiencing life as our Israeli sisters do.

For more information visit jnf.org/travel or please call 877.563.8687.