Sources of Connection

The JCC collaborates with local organizations and nonprofits to create and foster deeper relationships and connections with our members and the Greater Rochester Jewish community. Through these partnerships, we extend the Mission of the JCC to reach more people.  Please never hesitate to contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Associate Director with questions about accessing the larger Rochester Jewish community and all it has to offer.



Kosher Food Establishments

JCC Gives Back - Do a Mitzvah

The JCC is proud to help connect those who seek to give with those who need to receive.  In addition to our on-going donation drives, please note opportunities to give back through upcoming special community events, and through additional special drives posted seasonally.



Community Events

The JCC is honored to be the home of many community events and celebrations, as well as a place for support in times of need.  The below programs include upcoming community holiday celebrations and support programming.  Please also see Adult Enrichment for a full listing of upcoming programs and events.

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Jewish Bereavement and Support Group

Find hope and healing after loss.

Please note: the group will NOT meet on Mondays 9/30, 10/14, and 10/21 due to the Jewish holidays.

Sponsored by Jewish Family Services

Instructor: JFS staff

Location: Lipson Lounge


No registration required.

Monday 1-2:30pm
Feb 18, 2019 - Dec 29, 2025

NYS Health Marketplace

The JCC is a sign-up location for health insurance through the NYS Marketplace. Call CCSI at 613-7662 to make an appointment.

Instructor: CCSI

Location: Yiddish Culture Center

Thursday Feb 21, 2019 - Wednesday Dec 31, 2025

No registration required.

Feb 21, 2019 - Dec 31, 2025

A Day at CSL on Sunday August 30th

Seneca Lake will be open for the day to enjoy swimming at the pool, waterfront activities, archery, arts & crafts, athletics, and much more! Bring your friends & family. This event is perfect for prospective campers. Bring your own food.

Registration is limited to 100 people.

For more information contact Lori Field at lfield@jccrochester.org or 585-953-5707

For more information, contact: Lori Field

Sunday Aug 23 - Sunday Aug 30

Sunday 9am-5pm
Aug 23 - Aug 30