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• Do you live in Northwest Tucson?  Do you want to meet other Jewish families, couples or singles in your part of town?  The Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona’s NW Divsion is just for people like you!
• Anne Lowe, Northwest Division Director, resides in Marana, and her goal is to connect Jewish residents of Oro Valley, Marana, Picture Rocks, Dove Mountain, Saddlebrooke, Catalina, and other northwestern communities with each other and with the larger Jewish community.
• Anne and her husband, David, moved to Tucson from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, seven years ago.  In addition to being a writer and artist, Anne is active in a number of Jewish organizations. Contact her at 520-577-9393 ext 130 or to get her weekly e-mail blast to learn what’s happening Jewishly in the Northwest.
• Did you know that one-half of all gifts to the Federation, from Northwest zip codes, are used for programming and events in the Northwest?  To make a gift, click here.

Our Address in the Northwest:
Jewish Federation Northwest
190 West Magee Road, Suite 162
Oro Valley, AZ 85704
Phone: 520-505-4161


Northwest Division Advisory Council

Co-Chairs:  Eliot Barron and  Esta Goldstein
Campaign Chair: Steve Saradnik
Program Chair: Helene Mittleman
Budget and Finance Chair: Bart Rochman
Council Members:                                                 
Ruth Barwick
Joan Elder
Bob Gershon
Adam Goldstein
Debbie Gretsky
Kathy Khalsa
Ester Leutenberg
Donna Levy (Founding Chair)
Bob Palazzolo
Joyce Susswein
John Johnson

Anne Lowe -Director Northwest Division Jewish Connections

Click here for a calendar of all NW events.

Get Connected to the NW Jewish Community

Local NW artist Marlene Burns will be showing a considerable body of work at ASU Gammage from February 22-May 4, 2014. The auditorium, on the campus of Arizona State University, a Frank Lloyd Wright building, is celebrating it's 50th anniversary this year. The show will be open to the public on Mondays from 1-4 p.m. and available for private showings. Those attending the performances of the Blue Man Group and the Tony award winning play "Once," will be able to enjoy the exhibit at the time of the scheduled performances. Marlene's large, abstract expressionist, mixed media paintings and her new photographic compilations will hang in the main lobby, the east mezzanine and the Scoular Gallery.. Marlene's portfolio can be viewed online at: .  ASU Gammage phone number: (480) 965-3434

Come to our classes in the NW

Wed 1-3pm  Mah jongg at the Jewish Federation NW  Free & Open to all

Wed 7-8pm Kabbala class for men and women. Why am I here? What makes me Jewish? Join Rabbi Ephraim Zimmerman as we discuss some of life's big questions! Beginners and others welcome. Sponsored by Oro Valley Chabad . At 611 W. Cassidy Place, Oro Valley. Phone: 477-8672.  FREE

Tues 9-10am Healthy Steps Chair Exercise, a gentle, whole body workout, based on the Lebed method, combining deep beathing, slow stretching and therapeutic movement, to Big Band, jazz and swing era music. Each class is $5.