The collection consists of the records of the Jewish Federation of the Greater East Bay and its predecessor organizations.
Included are administrative records, records of Special Projects, records of the various divisions of the Federation, and
The Oakland Jewish Relief Federation was founded in 1918 in an attempt to centralize Jewish relief work in the East Bay. The
organization later became the Jewish Welfare Federation (JWF) of Alameda County, the Jewish Welfare Federation of Alameda
and Contra Costa Counties, and finally the Jewish Federation of the Greater East Bay.
Number of containers: 19 cartons, 3 boxes, 7 oversize boxes, and 1 oversize folder
(linear feet: 28.2)
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head
of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 94720-6000. Consent is given on behalf of The
Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright
owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.
Collection is open for research.