Jewish Coalition for Disaster Relief


Natural Disasters

JCDR Mission Statement

The Jewish Coalition for Disaster Relief (JCDR) brings together the experience, expertise, and resources of national, primarily North American Jewish organizations that seek to assist victims of natural or man-made disasters outside of North America on a non-sectarian basis. JCDR maximizes the use of financial resources, coordinates the activities of its member agencies, educates the members’ constituencies and the general public about current disaster situations and the Jewish response, and demonstrates the long tradition of Jewish humanitarianism.

Ongoing Efforts

Rohingya Crisis

The Jewish Coalition for Rohingya Relief formed in December 2017, as the situation for the Rohingya community... 

East Africa

Food insecurity has become an emergent crisis in East Africa and the surrounding areas. Currently 30 million people…

Syrian Refugees

JCDR has been responding to the largest refugee crisis since WWII for three years and has provided humanitarian…



Way to Give

Give by mail

Send a check payable to JDC to:

JDC, P.O. Box 4124
New York, NY
10163, USA.


International Giving

We accept credit card donation through our regular donation forms. For a different type of international donations, we also accept wire transfer.

Please contact: for more information.
Please note, only donations made by eligible US taxpayers may be tax-deductible.