Author Archives: Anna Huttner

Federations Mourn Shimon Peres, z”l

From JFNA. By Jerry Silverman is president and CEO of The Jewish Federations of North AmericaIt is with very heavy hearts that we say goodbye to such an iconic visionary. His life and all he accomplished should be celebrated. Federations have … Continue reading

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Finding Their Voices: Children of Holocaust Survivors Stand Up to Speak Up

Click to HERE read this exciting article about JFACT Fund’s Voices of Hope members, who were featured on the front page of the Jewish Ledger after doing our workshop with Speak Up for Second Generation. Mazel tov to all of the participants!

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Corporate Matching Gifts

As you decide which contributions you will make this Jewish New Year, we hope that you will consider supporting JFACT and the work that we do on behalf of the 125,000 Jewish people living in Connecticut, as well as the … Continue reading

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Wave of Terror Update

 MFA Foreign Policy from the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs The recent series of attacks against Israelis is the direct result of incitement by radical Islamist and terrorist elements, calling on Palestinian youth to murder Jews. A year of terror – 13 … Continue reading

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JFACT Fund Scroll of Honor 

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Conversation with Sam Gejdenson: A former U.S. congressman talks about growing up Jewish on a Connecticut farm

Published on September 7th, 2016 | by LedgerOnline By Cindy Mindell WEST HARTFORD – More than 100 years ago, German-Jewish philanthropist Baron Maurice de Hirsch set up a charitable enterprise that would save thousands of co-religionists from the scourge of … Continue reading

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Looking for a Holocaust survivor to speak at your school or organization?

Contact Kathy Fishman at 860-727-5771 or jfact@mcmgmt.com

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