CEO's Blog

Messages from the Desk of our CEO, Gary Jones

Flanders Nature Center Provides Unique Educational Experiences

Woodbury CT (September 30, 2022)—Local nonprofit Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust recently celebrated its largest Summer Camp and Academy season with record enrollment. Flanders was pleased to provide the highest amount of camp scholarships or “camperships” to date with 40 children …

The winners of the Burton Albert Habonim Awards for 2022

Click here to to find out the winners of The Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut’s Burton Albert Habonim Awards for 2022.

Federation Supports Efforts to Aid Young Afghan Refugee

Last week’s edition of the Voices Newspaper included an article documenting the efforts of a Wolcott family and other local volunteers to help Nilab, a 17 year old Afghan refugee who escaped Afghanistan in the waning hours of the U.S. airlift, while the rest of her family was unable to do …

Annual Campaign Kickoff Breakfast

The Jewish Federation of Western CT invites you to our Annual Campaign Kickoff Breakfast on August 28, 2022 at 9:30am. The Event will be held at the Walzer Family Jewish Community Campus at 444 Main Street North, Southbury, CT 06844.

We are pleased to announce that Senator Richard Blument…