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Please Sign ADL's Amazon Petition

We have all been repulsed by the flood of antisemitic conspiracy theories being distributed on social media outlets by people with millions of followers. We all recognize that this kind of hateful rhetoric has real consequences and is a threat to the Jewish community. Amazon’s continued sa…

85th Anniversary of “When Southbury Said NO to the Nazis" CEO Talk

Gala Celebration of 85th Anniversary of “When Southbury Said NO to the Nazis” CEO Talk November 12, 2022


The Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut is proud to be a Presenting Sponsor of the weekend’s events honoring the 85th Anniversary of when Southbury Said No to the Nazis.

On…

Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut hosted the “Gathering” on 11/9/22

On Wednesday November 9, the Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut hosted the “Gathering”.The Gathering commemorated Kristallnacht (the Night of the Broken Glass) when synagogues, Jewish homes and Jewish businesses were systematically destroyed in Germany and Austria. It also commemo…

GivingTuesday is happening on November 29, 2022

GivingTuesday is an opportunity for you to use your individual power of generosity by remaining connected and supporting your Jewish Federation of Western and Northwest CT. By joining the GivingTuesday movement, you’re proving that in times of uncertainty, generosity can bring the whole w…