The Columbus Jewish Federation is the umbrella fundraising organization for the Columbus Jewish Community. The Federation is part of United Jewish Communities (UJC) which is the largest single Jewish philanthropy in existence. UJC represents and serves North American Jewry's primary fund-raising and service-providing agencies, a network of 189 Jewish federations and 400 independent communities. These organizations, raising an annual total of $2 billion, are dedicated to improving and enriching Jewish life around the world. The Columbus Jewish Federation raises an Annual Campaign of approximately $8 Million.