For over 50 years, United Jewish Federation of Stamford, New Canaan, and Darien has been dedicated to building and safeguarding our Jewish community, strengthening our connections to Israel, and fostering an inclusive, vibrant Jewish life. Welcome to UJF, 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.

Security & Protection

Security Director oversees safety and protection of our community.
15 institutions served

PJ Library

Delivers free Jewish books monthly to young readers and families!
6,500+ books annually

New Jewish Voice

Community newspaper keeps readers informed and updated for the last 50 years
10,000+ readers

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.

Jewish Community Upcoming Events & News

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.

The Herbert and Sarah M. Gibor Charitable Foundation

Claire Friedlander Family Foundation

Your Support Strengthens Our Community

Your contributions to United Jewish Federation of Stamford, New Canaan, and Darien enable us to deliver essential programs, enhance security, and support those in need. By donating, you promote Jewish values and sustain a connected, resilient community in Fairfield County and around the world.