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Passover Foods now available at Sobeys and Superstore

Sobeys has just put out a large selection of kosher groceries.  NOT ALL OF THE ITEMS ON THE SHELVES ARE MARKED FOR PASSOVER, SO BE SURE TO CHECK!!! Located at the back of the store in the area of the kosher meat and frozen products. There is currently no jam, but another order may be…

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The Many advantages of Learning Hebrew

Joanna Mirsky Wexler alone teaches introductory Hebrew to grades 2 and 3, Israeli culture and Hebrew to Grade 4 students and Jewish history to grades 6 and 7. She uses games and activities with the younger students to make learning fun, so they associate Jewish school, and by extension their Jewish identities, with feeling good.

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Passover Orders

It’s time to place our order for Passover foods. We must order the items by the CASE, so if the numbers do not warrant, we cannot order the item. PLEASE RESPOND BEFORE FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2019 by email to Naomi at nrosenfeld@theajc.ns.ca Preference will be given to Israeli-made products; secondary consideration to other brands.  We…

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Kosher Meat Delivery

Deadline to order:   Next Friday, March 15th Shipping date: April 4th Tentative Arrival Date:  Tuesday, April 9th Next order will be for Rosh Hashanah

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Our Shaliach Program

We are thrilled to be running our Shaliach program (Israeli Emissary) again in the Atlantic provinces. Our schlich or schlicha spends time in the community. Topics that the schlich or schlicha can speak about/plan an activity around include: Israel Judaism Passover Yom HaShoah Yom Hazikaron Yom Ha’atzmaut Lag Ba’omer Shavout Any combination of the above!…

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The Abraham Leventhal Scholarship Now Open until May 31th, 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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Atlantic Jewish Foundation Scholarships Now Open Until March 31st, 2019

The Noa & Sarah Heinish Scholarship:  One scholarship per year worth between $1,000-$2,000 for study in Israel. This scholarship will be awarded based on financial need, merit, and on the availability of funds. Submitting a scholarship application does not confirm automatic receipt of a scholarship. Priority will be given to first-time applicants. Scholarships are only available to…

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