The Atlantic Jewish Council

Welcome to the Atlantic Jewish Council

The Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC) has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in the Atlantic Canadian provinces since 1975, acting as the organized Jewish community’s representative and program/service provider for non-religious matters.

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Abraham Leventhal Memorial Scholarship Applications are dueMay 31st, 2019!

The Atlantic Jewish Council invites applications for Abraham Leventhal Memorial Scholarships. The award will normally be to a maximum of $5000.00 for each application. The biannual application deadlines are May 31st and November 30th. Applicants can apply once in any 12- month period. Criteria for Application: The applicant must be a resident of Atlantic Canada.…

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Israeli Wine Available in the HRM For Passover

WINES FROM ISRAEL FOR PASSOVER Yarden brand Israeli Kosher for Passover wines are definitely available in Metro Halifax for the Holidays.  Both the Yarden Hermon Red and the Yarden Hermon White are available at seven NSLC outlets in Metro:  The Port, Bayers Lake, Portland Street, Mill Cove, Larry Uteck, Fall River, and Tantallon. Also in…

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We’re Hiring a Student for May & June!

We are currently looking to hire a student for most of May and June to help out around our office and work on our exciting Online Jewish Archives project! Eligibility: The applicant must be a full-time student in an accredited post-secondary institution or a graduating grade 12 student. The student must be a permanent resident…

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Shaar Shalom Gift Shop is Passover Ready!!

Shaar Shalom Gift Shop is ready for Passover!  Are you?  We have seder plates at various prices,  Matzo and Afikomen covers, Matzo boxes, haggadahs, as well as some novelty items like matzo oven mitts and plague toys. We even have a Gefilte Fish dog toy!  The Gift Shop is open during regular synagogue office hours.…

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Kosher for Passover Products in Saint John

The No Frills in Saint John has a huge range of Kosher for Passover groceries as well as frozen and fresh goods.

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