We are honored to have His Excellency, the Israeli Ambassador to Canada, Rafael Barak on his first official visit to the Atlantic Region as our Keynote speaker. Event Details Place: Shaar Shalom Synagogue — 1981 Oxford St Halifax, NS B3H 4A4 Date: Tuesday, August 19th Time: 8 pm About Rafael Barak Ambassador Rafael “Rafi” Barak is an […]
Join us as we kick off UJA 2013 with the IDF Musical Band, straight from Israel! The band’s only stop in Atlantic Canada on their 5-city Canadian tour will be in Halifax, on August 26th, at 8 pm in the Beth Israel Synagogue gym. Come out and have a great time!
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Atlantic Jewish Council: The Centre for Jewish Campus Life Hillel Canada Sarah Snider, Director of Jewish Life, Atlantic Hillel: Contact information: (902) 225.1562 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Other Programs: Holocaust Education program; Chaplaincy program; Promoting continuity through programming grants and sponsorship throughout the Atlantic Region; Connecting youth; Campus and Young Leadership; Immigration; Camp Kadimah. National Partners: UIA Federations […]
An Historic Venture in Jewish History Looking back with pride over the dramatic accomplishments we have made in our 3,000-year history, the establishment of the State of Israel just 60 years ago is by far one of our greatest accomplishments. You are part of the UJA global family that has played an instrumental role in […]
Advocacy United Jewish Appeal of Atlantic Canada supports the Canadian Council for Israel and Jewish Advocacy (CIJA), our national advocacy arm, which oversees the strategic alignment of our family of agencies including Canadian Jewish Congress (CJC), Canada-Israel Committee (CIC), and National Jewish Campus Life (NJCL). As the advocacy arm of the Canadian Federations, CIJA works with communities to […]
As rockets continue to fall on the strategic and vulnerable city of Sderot, we are continuing to provide emergency assistance. Last year, your donation to UJA Campaign contributed to upgrading and repairing bomb shelters, providing emergency assistance to the elderly and infirm, moving more than 70,000 children out of harm’s way and providing trauma and […]
Today’s Jewish youth are tomorrow’s Jewish leaders. UJA is strengthening Jewish identity by helping them connect to our community in ways that are meaningful to them. We are committed to securing the future of our Jewish community by encouraging our youth to celebrate and engage in Jewish life and Jewish experiences through a love of […]
Building a Stronger Israel Over the last 12 years, through our involvement in Partnership2GETHER (formerly, Partnership 2000-P2K) as a partner in the Coast to Coast Communities, Atlantic Canada has given much to the Galilee panhandle. Total gifts exceed $250,000. Atlantic Canadian Partnership projects range from building bomb shelters to financing English learning centres and other […]