The Marcie-Ann Gilsig Series in Jewish Arts and Culture In Honor of Simon and Riva Spatz

The Simon and Riva Spatz Chair in Jewish Studies at Dalhousie University will not only advance knowledge in the study of Judaism, it will also contribute to the sense of community Jewish students experience on campus, and in Halifax. Based on the belief that knowledge and understanding breed tolerance and acceptance, the establishment of The […]

Thursday, November 8th 5:45PM, Dignity Day Ceremony. (Kristallnacht, Night of the Broken Glass)

Thursday, November 8th 5:45PM, Dignity Day Ceremony. (Kristallnacht, Night of the Broken Glass) Location: Cenotaph, Grand Parade Square (Barrington Street at George Street). Rain or Shine. Please join The Holocaust Education Week committee, community leaders, religious leaders and members of the general public as we commit ourselves to respecting diversity through our collective commemoration of Kristallnacht. Keynote […]

Holocaust Education Week 2012

The Atlantic Jewish Council is pleased to present the following programs for Holocaust Education Week Free admission to all events *Please help spread the word about these programs* Monday, October 29th 11:30AM – 1:30PM, Philip Riteman Co-hosted with NSCC Akerley Campus Location: NSCC Akerley Campus, 21 Woodlawn Road, Dartmouth Philip Riteman, Holocaust survivor, describes the […]

UJA Annual Campaign

UJA Annual Campaign

Every year, through the annual Campaign the United Jewish Appeal of Atlantic Canada helps strengthen Jewish life in Canada, Israel and overseas. Your donation to the UJA will help to support: • The delivery of essential programs and services to vulnerable populations – Both young and elderly – in Israel and the Former Soviet Union. […]


Kasim Hafeez: “The Day I Stopped Hating Israel” Free Admission Event

The Day I Stopped Hating Israel: Confessions of an Ex-Radical. Kasim Hafeez is a British Muslim of Pakistani origin. Armed with an anti-Israel and antisemitic agenda, Kasim used to be active in campaigning against Israel, attending marches, handing out leaflets pushing a one-state solution for the region, and calling for boycotts of Israeli goods. Often […]

The Atlantic Jewish Foundation

ATLANTIC JEWISH FOUNDATION established in 1996 Kathy Zilbert, Atlantic Jewish Foundation Chair BUILDING OUT JEWISH FUTURE ONE PERSONAL SPIRITUAL CONNECTION AT A TIME ONE CAMPER AT A TIME ONEISRAEL EXPERIENCE AT A TIME The Atlantic Jewish Foundation is dedicated to creating permanent residence to perpetually fund the challenges and needs of the Atlantic Jewish communities. Providing […]

Embassies and Consulates

Embassy of Israel 50 O’Connor St. – Suite 1005 Ottawa, ON K1P 6L2 Phone: 613-567-6450 Consulate General of Israel in Montreal 1 Westmount Square – Suite 650 Westmount, QC H3Z 2P9 Phone: 514-940-8500 Canadian Embassy and Consulate in Tel Aviv Phone: 011 972 3 636 3300 E-mail:  


Is Israel An Apartheid State?

Apartheid became the official policy of the Government of South Africa in 1948, following the election of the Herenigde Nasionale Party, later renamed the National Party. Under this policy, racial discrimination was institutionalized. The lives of the Africans who made up almost 75 per cent of the population, were controlled by unjust segregation laws from […]