About Us

The Jewish Community Center of San Francisco is the oldest Jewish center on the West Coast, providing educational, social, cultural and fitness programs to the community since 1877. Open to all, with the mission of building and preserving Jewish identity, JCCSF programs and services include:

• A state-of-the-art, 42,000 square-foot Fitness Center
• World-class performances and lectures
• Art exhibits and a permanent art collection
• Jewish education classes and workshops
• Literary and culinary events
• Programs for interfaith couples and families
• Three outstanding preschools
• After-school enrichment for grades K – 5
• Club 18 for middle schoolers and special programs for teens
• Summer and vacation camps for children of all ages
• Youth sports classes and leagues
• Free health and wellness programs for adults
• Dance, music, ceramics and art classes
• Special programs for older adults
• Holiday celebrations
• Émigré program. English as a Second Language, Tikvah School of Music and Dance, New Life Russian newspaper, holiday programs, social programs and clubs, excursions for Russian-speaking immigrants

Find out what’s happening right now at the JCCSF.