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- JFACT, The Jewish Federation Association of Connecticut, is a statewide advocacy organization, representing the 7 Jewish Federations, 4 Jewish Community Centers, 8 Jewish Family Services, and 2 Jewish nursing homes in Connecticut. JFACT is the government and community relations arm of the Jewish community and lobbies for legislation that is of interest to Connecticut's Jewish community.
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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
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
POSTED 5:19 AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2015, BY MIKE KRAFCIK, UPDATED AT 05:30AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2015 WEST HARTFORD– Richard Lakin is being remembered for living his life “for the quest of peace and justice” less than a week after dying from … Continue reading
JFACT is seeking an Intern. If interested, please contact Bob Fishman at 860-727-5701 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ambassador Dennis Ross spoke at the Carmel Academy in Greenwich, CT, about the Iran nuclear agreement at a special event presented by UJA Greenwich, JCC Greenwich and the United Jewish Federation of Greater Stamford, New Canaan and Darien. Ross also presented … Continue reading