Amazon, the online retailer, is donating 0.5 percent of the price of many purchases to registered charities, including JCA. To designate JCA as your charity choice, visit JCA’s AmazonSmile page. After you enroll (and to ensure that the dollars keep coming to support JCA programs), use (rather than whenever you shop with the company. When you do, JCA’s name should appear at the top of your screen, affirming your support.

Charitable Choices

The Charitable Choices website enables JCA and other nonprofits that are members of the United Way or Combined Federal Campaign to present donors with detailed information about their mission and work. To visit JCA’s Charitable Choices profile, click here.

Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area

The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the largest and most successful workplace fundraising campaign in the world, and the Jewish Council for the Aging is pleased and proud to be one of its beneficiary agencies. If you are a federal employee, please designate your CFC gift to JCA by specifying Agency #52847.

Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign

The Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign facilitates workplace giving for Virginia state employees. More than 1,000 charities participate in the campaign, including JCA — we are agency #08050. During the campaign season, Virginia state employees can donate online here.


GuideStar is an online library of information about every IRS-registered nonprofit organization. It has granted JCA its Platinum Seal, the highest acclaim for organizational transparency and clarity of communication to stakeholders. Click here to visit the GuideStar website, or here to go directly JCA’s GuideStar profile.

Maryland Charity Campaign

The Maryland Charity Campaign helps State of Maryland employees to “give from the heart” to JCA – agency #520983740 – and many other charities, too. During the campaign season, Maryland state employees can donate online here.

United Way of the National Capital Area

JCA is proud to be a partner of the United Way of the National Capital Area, an organization that works to improve the lives of underserved individuals and families while building strong communities. To designate your United Way gift to JCA, specify Agency #8127.