Press Releases

Young Emissary Reflects on High Holidays in Israel

Noa Saitowitz, a Young Emissary for the 2018-19 school year, speaks about how her family celebrates the High Holidays in Israel.

Signing of the Abraham Accords

Today, JFNA's Board Chair Mark Wilf and President & CEO Eric D. Fingerhut joined nearly 1,000 guests on the White House Lawn to witness the historic signing of the peace accords between Israel and the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu‏‏ will meet…

Jewish Federation, Foundation and JCC of Greater New Haven Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Jewish Federation, Foundation and JCC of Greater New Haven took place on Zoom on Wednesday, September 2, with over 100 attendees.

We Did It! Annual Campaign Reaches $2.5 Million Goal

Thanks to many, we were successful in reaching our 2020 Campaign goal of $2.5 million. First and foremost, thanks to all who so generously donated to the Campaign. This year has been one of great need and uncertainty, and you answered the call. Our gratitude cannot be underestimated. 

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Recognizing Community Members: Award for Excellence in Jewish Education

The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven is proud to present the Award for Excellence in Jewish Education to recognize the outstanding educators among us. Congratulations to Hadassah Karolina Buchwald-Pawlak of Bais Chana Academy High School for Girls in Orange.