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affiliates

the federation shares our building and campus.  The Federation is focused on Jewish life and activities in our community and in supporting Jews in need both here at home in Israel and in the Diaspora.


hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, is a volunteer women's organization whose members are motivated and inspired to strengthen their partnership with Israel, ensure Jewish continuity, and realize their potential as a dynamic force in American society. Hadassah CT has chapters in Southbury, Waterbury, Greater Newtown-Danbury, and Cheshire.


union for reform judaism (URJ)  B'nai Israel is a proud member of the URJ. The Union connects Reform Jewish communites in North America to creat a dynamic network of congregants, lay leaders, clergy, and professionals. The Union sponsors camps, eduational programs at home and in Israel, and provides a wealth of support for congregations.  Their website is a valuable resource for lay leadership.


association of reform zionists of north america (ARZA)  ARZA strengthens and enriches the Jewish identify of Reform Jew in the United States by ensuring that a connection with Israel is a fundamental part of that identity.


the world union for progressive judaism (WUPJ) The WUPJ is the internation umbrella organization of the Reform, Liberal, Progressive, and Reconstructionist movements, serving 1200 congregations with 1.8 million members in more than 45 countries. 


women of reform judaism (WRJ)  WRJ has been serving the needs of sisterhoods and women's groups since 1913.


​the anti-defamation league (ADL)  The ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry in the U.S. and abroad through information, education, legislation, and advocacy.  The ADL serves as a resource for government, media, law enforcement, educators,and the public.


aipac the american israel public affairs committee  AIPAC's mission is to strengthen the ties between the United States and its ally Israel.  As America's leading pro-Israel lobby, AIPAC works with Democrats, Republicans, and Independents to enact public policy that enhances the U.S.-Israel relationship.