Alan Le Fevre, president of the Wallenberg-Sugihara Civil Courage Society, and Acting Mayor Raymond Louie, right, with the City of…Alayne Fleischmann, Civil Courage Award, corruption, economics, finance, law, Ujjal Dosanjh, Wallenberg Day
Making the JI News
Prof. Ilana Gershon’s latest book is Down and Out in the New Economy. (photo from Ilana Gershon) An increasing number…economics, employment, Ilana Gershon
Left to right: former National Council of Jewish Women Vancouver section president Shirley Hyman; Gloria Hendin, tribute committee chair; Barbara…health, HIPPY, Marion Poliakoff, NCJW, tikkun olam, volunteering, women
On Feb. 1, Sarah Peyton speaks at Or Shalom on the topic Why Love is Not Enough: Family Heartache and…communication, health, Or Shalom, Sarah Peyton
Land-based activities at Camp Hatikvah form a large part of the summer experience. (photo from camphatikvah.com) Like most everything, camp…camp, education, Joanna Wasel, Judaism, Liza Rozen-Delman, youth
Rose’s Angels provides hygiene care packages, nonperishable food items and warmth bundles to 1,000 Richmond individuals in need. (photo by…Courtney Cohen, Kehila Society, tikkun olam
In October, our community lost one of its most devoted supporters, Leon Glassman, z”l. Leon will be remembered for generations…education, Glassman, JCF, Judaism, Marcie Flom
U.S. President Donald Trump with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the Presidential Palace, Bethlehem, May 2017. (photo by the…Israel, Mahmoud Abbas, Middle East, Palestine, politics, Trump
Jerusalem (photo by Andrew Shiva via Wikipedia) Hospitality is culture itself and not simply one ethic amongst others. (Jacques Derrida,…Israel, Judaism, Torah, Zionism
Left to right are Jason Murray, Pacific Region LPC, CIJA; Carmel Tanaka, CIJA-Pacific Region; Nico Slobinksy, CIJA-PR; Alexandra Moses, CIJA-PR;…Chanukah, Kara Mintzberg, Nico Slobinsky
Worth watching ...
Through the community’s annual campaign, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver subsidizes March of the Living, and offers scholarships.
VTT Onward: The 100 Year History of Vancouver Talmud Torah, film by Adam Bogoch.