The Grants and Allocations Committee of the Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut has recently announced its Local Grants and Allocations Awards for 2023-2024 fiscal year!

Children in Placement - CT, Inc.

The mission of the 2023-2024 grantee: Since 1979, Children in Placement has been on the front lines of the child welfare system, championing the rights and well-being of Connecticut's abused and neglected children!

"Our Waterbury region is a very active region.  Over the last year, we hav…

B'nai Israel Religious School

The mission of the 2023-2024 grantee: A warm and welcoming place for joyful Jewish learning. Nurturing teachers, bright classrooms, experiential learning, and a creative curriculum encourage our youth to explore and be proud of their Jewish identity, culture, and history.

Citizenship, Jewi…

B’nai Israel Southbury

The mission of the grantee 2023-2024: Peanut Butter and Jelly Club: Once a month a group of 6 volunteers will gather to make peanut butter and jelly sandwiches that will be donated to the Greater Waterbury Interfaith Ministry soup kitchen.   

B’nai Israel of Southbury is a warm, welcom…

Waterbury Youth Services

The mission of the grantee 2023-2024: To guide youth to discover their unique talents and potential for success --- One life at a time. Waterbury, CT

Truancy Prevention & Counseling Program -Waterbury Youth Services’ Truancy Prevention and Counseling Program provides the expertise, tools…

Renewal House

The mission of the grantee 2023-2024: To counter the proven, devastating health impact of food insecurity and social isolation on seniors. Danbury, CT. 

The purpose of the grant funding will have a significant impact on access to healthy food and the maintenance of social connections and …