Jewish Heritage Europe

Communal Contacts

There are many local Jewsh communities in Ukraine. Here are links to some national bodies/umbrellas.

Association of Jewish Organizations and Communities of Ukraine

One of  Ukraine’s main Jewish umbrella organizations

Chabad in Ukraine

Links to the nearly 40 Chabad-Lubavitch Jewish centers all over Ukraine.

Euro-Asian Jewish Congress

International Jewish organization linking Jewish communities and representative bodies in Eastern Europe and Asia

All Ukrainian Jewish Congress

Information web site, Jewish life around Ukraine

Jewish Confederation of Ukraine

Set up in 1999 by four umbrella organizations: the Union of Jewish Religious Organizations of Ukraine, the Society for Jewish Culture / Jewish Council of Ukraine; the Association of Jewish Organizations and Communities-VAAD of Ukraine; VAAD-AEOOU), and the Kiev City Jewish Community, at a meeting attended by the representatives of 294 Jewish groups. The VAAD withdrew from the organization in 2002.