Israel @ 60

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 […]

Social Action

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 […]

Israel and International Jewry

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 […]

Jewish Continuity

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 […]


Partnership2GETHER Atlantic Canada

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 […]

Holocaust Related Web Sites

Azrieli Foundation Simon Wiesenthal Center Yad Vashem Holocaust Education Foundation Women and the Holocaust Holocaust Education through Art The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Origin of The Paperclip Campaign Museum of Tolerance Online Learning Center Getting Involved: Cape Breton teachers go to Israel to learn how to teach the Holocaust in schools Philip Riteman Interview […]

Classroom Resources

School Visits: Throughout the Atlantic Provinces there are many gifted speakers who are able to speak on matters related to the Holocaust. These include Holocaust survivors, teachers, professors, and young students who have been to Poland on March of the Living. To book a speaker in your area, please contact Edna LeVine (send an e-mail). Films: The […]

Azrieli Foundation

The Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program was established by the Azrieli Foundation in 2005 to collect, preserve and share the memoirs and diaries written by survivors of the twentieth-century Nazi genocide of the Jews of Europe who later made their way to Canada. The program is guided by the conviction that each survivor of the Holocaust […]