Celebrating over 40 years of service to our communities!

The Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island (JCCGCI) is a community-based organization serving individuals and families in New York City with a wide range of social services, as well as capacity-building support to other community-based non-profit organizations throughout the city.

We are a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, founded in 1973, dedicated to improving the quality of life for the frail elderly, the vocationally disadvantaged, underprivileged immigrants and educationally at-risk youth.


Senior Services
Senior Services assist the frail elderly with practical services such as homecare, transportation and case management, while also addressing their needs to socialize, connect with others and live fulfilling lives. click here
Vocational Services
Vocational Services help low-income residents obtain employment that will allow them to support themselves and their families. click here
Educational Services
Educational Services improve the school performance of students from elementary through high school. click here
Community Support Services
Community Support Services focuses primarily on the southern Brooklyn neighborhoods adjacent to where JCCGCI’s central offices are located. . click here
NonProfit HelpDesk
NonProfit HelpDesk helps community-based nonprofit organizations throughout New York City with training and consulting. click here




JCCGCI is highly respected throughout all levels of government as a highly effective, efficient, accountable and accomplished provider of social and human services.

Councilman Michael C. Nelson


One of our ESL students came to her teacher to say that she had been in the U.S. for 11 years, but this week was the first time she had written a check and money order by herself.  She was able ...

Claims Conference

Social Services for Nazi victims have been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.


Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island is eternally grateful to the Altman Foundation (Jane B. O’Connell, President; Karen L. Rosa, Vice President and Executive Director) for serving as our first Foundation funding source and thereby as catalyst opening the door to Foundation support to JCCGCI. Over the past more than two decades, myriads of services to the full spectrum of the needy of our society has resulted from Altman Foundation’s vision.