About Us

The mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven is to lead, build, strengthen, and renew a dynamic local Jewish community and to provide support and caring for Jewish people in our community, Israel and worldwide.
The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven will strive to be the central organization and resource for communal planning, outreach and Jewish education. The Federation will endeavor to raise the necessary funds to fulfill its mission; to support its beneficiary agencies, synagogues and other local and national organizations; and to represent the concerns and needs of our constituents in the Jewish and general Greater New Haven community, Israel and worldwide.

Our Mission

To protect and enhance the well-being of Jews in our community and worldwide through the values of 

tikkun olam(repairing the world), tzedakah (charity and social justice) and Torah (Jewish learning).