• Happy Memorial Day!

  • WE ARE HIRING! Preschool Director and Teachers! Contact us today!

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  • PJ Library Ice Cream Social for children June 2 from 2-4 PM

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  • Its a Reunion! Its a Retirement! Its a Party! JUNE 5

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  • FOOD DRIVE! High Protein Foods Needed to stock the pantry! Drop off thru June 20!

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  • Senior Fair JUNE 15, 9AM- noon - Call today!

  • Medicare Savings Program, June 8 at 11 AM

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  • Bereavement Support: Thursdays, June 16 – July 21

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  • Free Social Service Screening: June 16 from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM. Call 203-267-3177

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

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  • All donations to the campaign are tax deductible! Make your donation today! 203.267.3177

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

Join us for ELAINE'S RETIREMENT!

SUNDAY, JUNE 5 at 3PM

It's a REUNION! It's a RETIREMENT! YOU ARE INVITED!!! 

Did you or someone you know graduate from Alef Bet Preschool? We want to know! Elaine Beitman, Preschool Director is retiring after 30 amazing years,  

and we are planning a party!  

Please email us today with your contact information 

 and a short testimonial (click here)

 





 

WELCOME JADE STOLTZ!

Federation's NEW Executive Director!

 

The Board of Trustees of the Jewish Federation of Western CT is delighted to announce that Jade Stoltz has been hired as our new Executive Director.  She will begin her tenure on May 2nd

 

Jade possesses proven leadership skills, a valuable depth of knowledge of the nonprofit world, and a wealth of experience in both Jewish and secular organizations.  She is proficient in team building with boards, volunteers and community relations, strategic planning, and excels in organizational management. 

 

Her previous work experience includes, Community Director at the Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado, Director of Development at the Jewish Community Center of Greater New Haven, and most recently Senior Director of Development at the Middlesex, CT YMCA.

 

Jade has a Bachelor of Art and Master of Social Work from the University of Connecticut and a PhD of Social Work from City University of New York.  She is fluent in Hebrew and Arabic.  Jade is married to Dave and has three grown children.   

 

 

Jade is joining our Federation family at a critical time as we seek to grow and revitalize our community.  Make sure to join us in the upcoming months to meet Jade, personally welcome her to our Federation and to support our future together.




 

WELCOME TO THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF WESTERN CT

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

Volunteer- Jewish Tradition teaches us that we must play an active role in the world. The concept of Tikkun Olam—repairing the world—expresses the value of volunteering in Judaism. The world may be imperfect, but we have an obligation to help make it better, more whole.

OUR MISSION  The Jewish Federation of Western CT commits to support responsive and innovative work as we move toward furthering the advancement of our Jewish values locally, in Israel and worldwide.

 

OUR VISION  The Jewish Federation of Western CT aspires to be an organization with steadfast and sustained commitment.  We strive to be an open and embracing community that fosters and strengthens our connections with fellow Jews.




          

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The JCC Maccabi Games™ and ArtsFest™

The JCC Maccabi Games are an Olympic-style sporting and cultural event for Jewish teens from all over the world. JCC Maccabi ArtsFest is a weeklong arts experience for creative Jewish teens, featuring workshops in a variety of specialties with some of the leading artists in each field. ArtsFest will be offered exclusively in Stamford. There are many ways for the community to get involved. For information please click here.

CONNECTICUT TORAH CONNECTION!

Open to everyone! For more information, click here:

CT Torah Connection


 

Communities We Serve


Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Danbury*, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, Newtown, Oxford, Plymouth, Prospect, Roxbury, Sandy Hook, Southbury, Southington, Torrington, Thomaston, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, Woodbury and surrounding areas. 

*We have recently expanded to include Danbury and the surrounding area!

We also support our partnership region of  Afula/Gilboa in Israel.