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  • Mental Health First Aid Training for Teens 16+ & Adults April 1 & 2 at 9:00 AM

  • Free Social Service Screenings April 2, 2015. 9:30 AM-3:00 PM. Call for appt. 203-267-3177

  • Alef Bet Preschool. Accepting Registration . Call 203-267-3387

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  • Alzheimers Support Group. Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 10:30 AM.

  • Jewish Communities of Western CT : Together we can do great things! Support Federation TODAY!

  • Join our book club! For information, 203.733.8314. ALL are welcome!

Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut

Working to further the welfare and advancement of the Jewish community locally, overseas and in Israel

In our local community, we work to foster cooperation among local Jewish organizations

We raise and distribute money and develop programming for philanthropic, social, cultural, educational and religious purposes

  • YOM HASHOAH

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM HASHOAH TALK.

    ~Sunday, April 12 at 4:00 PM~
    Rita L. Frost of Newtown, will be speaking at Jewish Federation of Western CT. for Yom Hashoah.

    A short film; “Assignment Rescue”, narrated by Meryl Streep roughly based on a book he wrote, will be shown following Rita’s talk.

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM HASHOAH TALK.

    ~Sunday, April 12 at 4:00 PM~
    Rita L. Frost of Newtown, will be speaking at Jewish Federation of Western CT. for Yom Hashoah.

    A short film; “Assignment Rescue”, narrated by Meryl Streep roughly based on a book he ...

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM HASHOAH TALK.

    ~Sunday, April 12 at 4:00 PM~
    Rita L. Frost of Newtown, will be speaking at Jewish Federation of Western CT. for Yom Hash...

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM HASHOAH TALK.

    ~Sunday, April 12 at 4:00 PM~
    Rita L. Frost of Newt...

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM HASHOAH TALK.

    ~Sunday, Apri...

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN FRY TO BE HONORED IN YOM H...

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY HERO , VARIAN F...

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  • WHAT'S COOKING?

    Cooking Demonstration with Chef Jerry!
    Thursday, April 30 at 6:00 PM

    Enjoy an exclusive cooking class & tapas with Chef Jerry Reveron formerly of the Woodward House. Learn how to create delicious Middle Eastern Cuisine!
    Tickets $25 please call 203-267-3177

    Jewish Federation of Western CT
    444 Main Street North, Southbury

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    Cooking Demonstration with Chef Jerry!
    Thursday, April 30 at 6:00 PM

    Enjoy an exclusive cooking class & tapas with Chef Jerry Reveron formerly of the Woodward House. Learn how to create delicious Middle Eastern Cuisine!
    Tickets $25 please call 203-267-3177

    Jewish Federation of Western...

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    Cooking Demonstration with Chef Jerry!
    Thursday, April 30 at 6:00 PM

    Enjoy an exclusive cooking class & tapas with Chef Jerry Reveron formerly of the Woodward House. Learn how to create del...

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    Cooking Demonstration with Chef Jerry!
    Thursday, April 30 at 6:00 PM

    Enjoy an exclusive cooking class & tapas with Chef...

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  • Israel Lacrosse

    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director with Israel Lacrosse, Ashkelon (10 miles from the Gaza Strip) recently spoke at the Federation about his experience of living in Israel.

    Seth, son of Keith & Jane Mahler, has been living in Israel for 2 years already! He updated us on infrastructure and shared his stories of life in Israel. He explained how Foundation grant money has positively impacted so many!
    Read about Israel Lacrosse:

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    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director with Israel Lacrosse, Ashkelon (10 miles from the Gaza Strip) recently spoke at the Federation about his experience of living in Israel.

    Seth, son of Keith & Jane Mahler, has been living in Israel for 2 years already! He updated us on...

    CLICK HERE

    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director with Israel Lacrosse, Ashkelon (10 miles from the Gaza Strip) recently spoke at the Federation about his experience of living in Israel.
    ...

    CLICK HERE

    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director with Israel Lacrosse, Ashkelon (10 miles from the Gaza Strip) recently ...

    CLICK HERE

    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director with Israel Lacrosse, Ashkelon ...

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    ONE OF OUR OWN
    Seth Mahler, Program Director w...

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Communities We Serve


Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, Newtown, Oxford, Plymouth, Prospect, Roxbury, Sandy Hook, Southbury, Southington, Torrington, Thomaston, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, Woodbury, and Afula/Gilboa, Israel