CEO's Blog

Messages from the Desk of our CEO, Gary Jones

Jewish Federation Welcomes Partnership2Gether Director and US Coordinator

Last week, all of the CEOs from Jewish Federations in Southern New England had a full day retreat and board meeting with Maya Shoham, our Israel based Director of the Alfula-Gilboa and Southern New England Consortium Partnership (often referred to as Partnership2Gether), and with Jill Abel, …

Federation Continues Annual Tradition of Distributing Passover Gift Bags!

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Every Pesach, the Jewish Federation reaches out to our Jewish institutions throughout Western and Northwestern Connecticut to help us identify community members who may be in need of Kosher for Passover necessities, like matzo, gefilte fish, matzo meal, soup and macaroons. Each year, we asse…

Join the effort to provide support for the Jews of Ukraine

This is the third time in the last week that we have provided the Jewish community in Western and Northwestern Connecticut with an opportunity to respond to the massive, and still growing, humanitarian needs resulting from the Russian invasion of Ukraine. I know that many of you have already…