JFGH Press Room + Archive

JFGH Receives Highest Rating from Charity Navigator

The Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford has announced that it has received four stars-the highest rating possible from Charity Navigator. The Charity Navigator rating system bases its evaluations on two criteria: financial health and accountability/transparency. The organization then rates…

JFGH Participates In America United Against Hatred and Bigotry

Religious Leaders of All Major Faiths and Elected Officials Come Together to Condemn Islamophobia

​America United Against Hatred and Bigotry, a press conference hosted by the American Muslim Peace Initiative, brought together representatives from all of Hartford’s major faith communitie…

Literacy Program Changes Name to "Children's Reading Partners"

A program of the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford

The Hartford Jewish Coalition for Literacy (HJCL) has changed its name to Children's Reading Partners. The new name more accurately reflects the mission and impact of this program. Children's Re…

JFGH Board of Directors Releases Statement on Proposed Agreement with Iran

The core mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater Harford is to work to assure the continued well-being and security of the Jewish people at home, in Israel, and around the world. Towards this end, in our unique role as community conveners and educators, the Board has recently engaged in …

JCRC Condemns Terrorism and Extremism In Israel and West Bank

The Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford is horrified by the brutal violence committed by Jewish terrorists last week in the vicinity of Nablus in the West Bank. We extend our deepest sympathies and condolences to the Dawabsheh family over the t…