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Messages from the Federation of Western CT

Dignity Grows Packing Party

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported during our Dignity Grows Packing Party alongside B'nai Israel Sisterhood!
 
This community-wide, intergenerational program addressed the issue of Period Poverty. Each participant packed tote bags with feminine hygiene products, which were…

Yom HaShoah Commemoration 2024

On Monday, May 6th our community came together for our annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration Service. This year’s program held special meaning, as it not only provided a way to remember lives lost in the Shoah, as well as a way to remember those lives lost on October 7th.

Our pr…

How October 7th Changed Israel and the Jewish World!



The Jewish Federation of Western CT was proud to be one of the sponsors for Thursday, May 9, 2024 program, “How October 7 Changed Israel and the Jewish World” with guest speaker, Yossi Klein Halevi.


The program was kicked off, with a rally, outside the Federation Building, with …

Support Israel's Defense and Protect our Communities

Following this weekend's unprecedented attacks on Israel, we are calling on the House to advance a supplemental aid package to provide $14.1 billion in vital support, including funds for essential defense systems. This package should also allocate additional resources to the Nonprofit Securi…