Solomon Society members foster comradery and fuel their passion for community building by sharing meaningful experiences and taking on the responsibility for making a positive difference in Orange County and around the world. 

Solomon Society members are leaders and philanthropist who contribute $1,000 or more in support of the Jewish Federation of Orange County Annual Campaign.

ABOUT SOLOMON SOCIETY

Founded in 2008, Jewish Federation of Orange County’s Solomon Society is a fellowship of men (21 years and up) who do good in our community and inspire each other through their values and actions. This dynamic group provides social networking, meaningful experiences, and philanthropic opportunities for like-minded men who are committed to securing our Jewish future locally and abroad and for creating a better world for all.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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What is Solomon Society?

Founded in 2008, Jewish Federation of Orange County’s Solomon Society is a fellowship of men (21 years and up) who do good in our community and inspire each other through their values and actions. This dynamic group provides social networking, meaningful experiences, and philanthropic opportunities for like-minded men who are committed to securing our Jewish future locally and abroad and for creating a better world for all.

Does Solomon Society have a website I can look at?

Visit www.SolomonSociety.com to learn more!

Who can join Solomon Society?

Solomon Society is open to any man in Orange County (or the surrounding regions) who subscribes to Jewish values and is eager to participate in our opportunities, programs, and events.

What does it cost to join Solomon Society?

A donation to the Annual Campaign of Jewish Federation of Orange County for the current calendar year in the following amounts allows you membership in these respective categories:

Basic Membership - $1,000 or more

VIP Membership - $3,000 or more

L'Chaim Club Membership - $5,000 or more

For the 2025 calendar year, these amounts will increase to $1,250, $3,600, and $7,500, respectively.

I am under 40 years old and the membership donation requirement is a wee bit steep for me. Are there other options?

Yes! If you are 21 to 39 years old, we have a “Step-Up” membership option. It is a 3-year donation commitment, as follows: $500 in Year 1, $750 in Year 2, & the full membership requirement in Year 3).

How do I join Solomon Society?

It’s easy! Let’s us know you are interested in becoming a member and you will be contacted by a professional member of Jewish Federation of Orange County and a member of Solomon Society’s Membership Committee.

Ready to commit now? Great! You can make your contribution online here, or if you prefer to make your donation via check or other form of payment, contact Stephanie Epstein, Chief Philanthropy Officer, at SolomonSociety@JFedOC.org.

I am a member, and I have an idea for a Solomon Society event – What is the next step?

We welcome your participation in leading an event, and ask that you pitch your idea via this submission link: www.SolomonSociety.org/ProposeAnEvent

How do I follow Solomon Society on Social Media?

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook.

Wait, I’m confused. What exactly is the difference between Solomon Society and Late Night?

Solomon Society hosts a minimum of 12 events per year that brings our community together. One of the most highly-anticipated events each year is Late Night with Solomon Society.

Late Night with Solomon Society is the group’s signature event for men which raises critically needed funds in support of Jewish Federation’s work in Orange County, Israel, and around the world. This annual fundraising event that brings together some 300 high-level business leaders and dedicated philanthropists for comedy, camaraderie, and commitment to providing significant support to programs and services that amplify Jewish life and making a difference in the lives of people locally and globally.

What is Solomon Society’s relationship to Jewish Federation of Orange County?

Solomon Society is a philanthropic programming arm of Jewish Federation of Orange County. Funds raised through Solomon Society’s programs and activities support the mission of Jewish Federation of Orange County.

Is Jewish Federation of Orange County a nonprofit entity?

Yes. Jewish Federation of Orange County is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Tax ID Number is 95-2407026.

How do I make my requisite donation to Jewish Federation of Orange County for my membership pledge for this calendar year?

  • Due Date: Dec 31, 2024
  • E-Payments / Credit Cards Here
  • Check: payable to “Jewish Federation of Orange County” | Write 2024 Annual Campaign in the memo line | mail to our secure bank lockbox: Jewish Federation of Orange County, PO Box 841305, Los Angeles, CA, 90084-1305.
    • Note: your pledge is to “Jewish Federation of Orange County Annual Campaign (2024 calendar year).”

If I want to talk on the phone or via email with someone at Solomon Society, how do I reach them?

Reach out to Solomon Society’s professional team at SolomonSociety@JFedOC.org or call 949-531-3600.

EVENTS

Upcoming Event

Supper Club (Member's Only Event)

Date May 16 at The Drake in Laguna Beach

Enjoy a meal with old friends and meet new ones as we strengthen the ties that bind us as a philanthropic community of Jewish men.

MEMBERS ONLY

 

2024 Events

See What's To Come

Stay informed on the exciting and engaging events scheduled throughout the 2024 calendar year

 

 

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GIVING SOCIETIES

Build community with Solomon Society through social networking, meaningful events, and philanthropic investments. Solomon Society is more than just a giving level, it’s a brotherhood.

Solomon Society

Solomon Society honors members who make a philanthropic gift of $1,000 or more in support of the Jewish Federation of Orange County Annual Campaign.

L’Chaim Club

The L’Chaim Club honors Solomon Society members who make a philanthropic gift of $5,000 or more in support of the Jewish Federation of Orange County Annual Campaign.

Step Up

“Step-Up” to Solomon Society! Are you under 40? Solomon Society “Step-Up” is a three-year philanthropic commitment ($500 in Year 1, $750 in Year 2, and $1,000 in Year 3) in support of the Jewish Federation of Orange County Annual Campaign.