רבים מתושבי קנדה משאירים את מקלות ההוקי שלהם מחוץ לביתם לאות הזדהות עם קבוצת המבולדט ברונקוס. (צילום: Andrew Scheer) תאונת…Broncos, Hockey, Humboldt, ברונקוס, הוקי, המבולדט
Making the JI News
Michael Wilkinson, left, and Kurtis D’Aoust in Royal City Musical Theatre’s Cabaret, which plays at Massey Theatre until April 29….Cabaret, Holocaust, Massey Theatre, Michael Wilkinson, musical theatre
When A.J. Edelman was training in Whistler, he was the guest cantor for Chabad of the North Shore’s Yom Kippur…A.J. Edelman, Chabad, Israel, Judaism, North Shore, Olympics, skeleton, sports
The Russia- and Iran-backed Assad regime in Syria employed chemical weapons against its own citizens again last week. It’s hard…asylum seekers, conflict, democracy, Israel, Middle East, Netanyahu, Palestinians, refugees, Syria
Samuel Belzberg Businessman and philanthropist Samuel Belzberg died on March 30 in Vancouver, after suffering a stroke several days earlier….business, philanthropy, Sam Belzberg, tikkun olam
Ariella Kimmel, left, and Sophie Hershfield at last summer’s Winnipeg Pride Parade. Hershfield has been on CIJA’s LGBTQ+ Advisory Council…advocacy, Anibal Mass, CIJA, inclusion, Israel, Jonathan Lerner, LGBTQ, Shaarey Zedek, Sophie Hershfield, Vancouver, Winnipeg
Entrepreneur, venture capitalist, author and media visionary Leonard Brody is the keynote speaker at this year’s JFS Innovators Lunch April…business, fundraiser, Innovators Lunch, internet, Jewish Family Services, JFS, Leonard Brody, technology, tikkun olam
Susan Barocas is one of 40 presenters at the April 14-15 “buffet for the mind.” (photo from Susan Barocas) Among…education, food, Limmud Vancouver, Obama, Sephardi, Susan Barocas
Orit Sulitzeanu, executive director of the Association of Rape Crisis Centres in Israel. (photo from Facebook) Orit Sulitzeanu, executive director…harassment, Orit Sulitzeanu, UN, United Nations, workplace
Itay Asaf, far left, with a group he led on a tour of Jaffa, where they visited the areas in…Esperanso, Israel, Itay Asaf, social enterprise, tikkun olam, tourism
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Chutzpah! Festival 2018 runs until March 15!
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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.