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AJC Community Volunteer Opportunity This Winter!

AJC community volunteer opportunity this winter:     This year we are partnering to provide support to a community shelter, Out of the Cold (St. Matthew’s United Church, 1479 Barrington Street), from January-April.  How you can help: Volunteers are needed to make sandwiches and/or prepare a hot meal and deliver it to the shelter. Donations for us […]

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The 2017 UJA Campaign is Ending Soon…But There’s Still Time to Give!

Every year, through our annual United Jewish Appeal (UJA) of Atlantic Canada Campaign, the AJC helps strengthen Jewish life in Atlantic Canada, Israel, and across the world. Your generous donation impacts Jews of all ages in communities throughout the world, wherever Jews are in need. Please help your Jewish community near and far by donating to […]

Interested in meeting Sarah Atkins, the new Camp Director of Camp Kadimah? 

This weekend, Sarah Atkins, the new Camp Director of Camp Kadimah, will be in Halifax and would love to meet any current parents, prospective parents, alumni, and friends! If interested, please feel free to drop by the Halifax Joint Hebrew School on Sunday morning, either from 9:30am-11:00am at the Shaar Shalom Synagogue or from 11:00am-12:15pm […]


International Holocaust Remembrance Day – Jan. 24th, 7pm

Feature Film: “1945” Wednesday, January 24 | 7 PM Bronfman Theatre, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 1055 Marginal Road, Halifax. Hungary, 2017, Hungarian (with English subtitles), 91 minutes   A fresh, intelligent cinematic approach to a difficult topic that takes on a transitional time in Hungarian history with subtlety and nuance. – VARIETY […]

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Countering Hate in the Digital Age: The Power of the Human Story

Countering Hate in the Digital Age: The Power of the Human Story ft. Dr. Stephen D. Smith 2018 Shaar Shalom Lecture at Dalhousie. Wednesday January 17, 2018, 7pm. Potter Auditorium, Dalhousie University. Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building 6100 University Avenue, Halifax, NS. This event is free and open to the public.