Welcome to United Jewish Federation of Stamford, New Canaan, and Darien, where the Jewish values of compassion, charity, generosity, and responsibility inspire us to improve the quality of life for people in Fairfield County, Israel, and over 70 countries every day.

2,500 bags

Dignity Grows bags for women

$550K in grants

in State and Federal Security Grants secured for our community

1,500+ packages

To food insecure households

Our Community


For almost half a century, Federation has been at the center of Fairfield County’s Jewish community. We are proud of the work we do to help individuals and organizations grow right here in our hometown, and to connect with those in need around the world.

Our Programs


Programming is at the core of what we do to bring together our community. Whether you are looking to build stronger communal bonds, explore Judaism with your family, support Israel, or help those in need, Federation is here to help you do it.

Upcoming Events

Jewish Community Pride Celebration

June 14th, 5:00pm
Stamford JCC

Farewell Gathering for Community Shaliach, Yoav Yaron

June 25th, 5:00pm
Temple Sinai

PJ Library
Wacky Wednesday

July 10th, 4:30pm
Harbor Point Commons Park

PJ Library
Wacky Wednesday

July 17th, 4:30pm
Barrett Park



Jewish Community News & Updates

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Federation is thankful for the generosity of these businesses and foundations, which help support the work we do in Fairfield County.

Claire Friedlander Family Foundation

The Herbert and Sarah M. Gibor Charitable Foundation

Your donations help us do good everywhere

If you live in Fairfield County, there’s a good chance that your life has been touched by Federation. Every day, we provide programming, community resources, and essential outreach to the needy. And we can’t do it without you!