CONNECTIONS MAGAZINE

The Ultimate Resource Guide to Everything Jewish in Sarasota & Manatee Counties!

CONNECTIONS Magazine covers everything a local resident, visitor or anyone considering a move to our area needs to know when it comes to “all things Jewish” in our region.

 

  • Community Resources
  • Adult Education
  • Senior Services
  • Teen Focus
  • Organizations
  • Synagogues
  • Lifecycle
  • Celebration Resources
  • Israel Connection
  • Calendar of Jewish Holidays
  • Candle Lighting Times
  • Cultural Events
  • Art
  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Directory of Advertisers

 

15,000 copies are distributed locally with 10,000 direct mailed to
current residents, newcomers and those planning to relocate. 

You can also find Connections at:

  • Select Publix Super Markets
  • Select Winn-Dixie Super Markets
  • Area hotels & restaurants
  • News racks located throughout Sarasota and surrounding areas
  • Medical facilities & doctors’ offices
  • Chamber of Commerce Visitors’ Centers
  • More than a dozen area synagogues
  • The Federation campus & partner agencies
  • Federation sponsored events
  • Retail outlets
  • Local libraries
  • Online digital version

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CONNECTIONS 2017

ADVERTISE IN CONNECTIONS

Advertising in our Federation publications is a COST-EFFECTIVE way of connecting YOUR BUSINESS with the largest number of Jewish households in Sarasota & Manatee counties. AFFLUENT, WELL-EDUCATED, and PHILANTHROPIC, our readers maintain high levels of discretionary income, which translates into BUYING POWER for your products and services and GIVING POWER for your organization.

 

THE NUMBERS ARE IN

Our readers are

  • Affluent: Over 60% of readers earn more than $75,000 with a quarter earning over $150,000 annually*

  • Established: The majority of our readers are year-round residents and those most likely to patronize your business; 45% are of retiring age, with the balance consisting of young, active professionals between the ages of 24-64*

  • Well-Educated: More than half have a college or advanced degree*

  • Discerning: Over half frequently purchase products or services from ads seen in our publication*

  • Philanthropic: Last year, donations from our readership to our Federation totaled $5 million

  **Statistics compiled from a recent survey of our publication by the Circulation Verification Council 

With NEARLY 35,000 READERS, advertising in CONNECTIONS Magazine means business for your business!

15,000 copies distributed locally with 10,000 direct mailed to current residents, newcomers and those planning to relocate.

Additional copies available at:

  • Select Publix Super Markets

  • Select Winn-Dixie Super Markets

  • Area hotels & restaurants

  • News racks located throughout Sarasota and surrounding areas

  • Medical facilities & doctors’ offices

  • Chamber of Commerce Visitors’ Centers

  • More than a dozen area synagogues

  • The Federation campus & partner agencies

  • Federation sponsored events

  • Retail outlets

  • Local libraries

  • Online digital version 

 

This annual resource guide is kept on hand and referred to throughout the year, allowing readers to see YOUR AD EVERY TIME they consult this directory.

 

Premium Placement positions sell fast! Ask about EARLY BIRD RATES & SPECIAL DISCOUNTS when you advertise in both CONNECTIONS Magazine and The Jewish News.

 

To obtain a hardcopy, stop by the Federation Campus at 580 McIntosh Road or your synagogue, most local Jewish organizations, or call 941.343.2115 for a list of locations. We are also happy to send you a copy in the mail.

 

Reserve your advertising space
in the 2018 edition of Connections Magazine 

  • Click HERE to download the 2017 Connections Magazine Media Kit! 
  • Click HERE, then download and complete the easy-to-use interactive ad order form.

For information on advertising, please contact:

Robin Leonardi

941.552.6307

rleonardi@jfedsrq.org