Ben-Gurion University’s Dr. Deborah Toiber will be part of a panel in Vancouver called Alzheimer’s, Dementia and You: Research, Risk…Alzheimer's, Ben-Gurion University, BGU, CABGU, Deborah Toiber, dementia, healthcare, science
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“Rikud” by Givon (photo by Olga Livshin) The current exhibit at the Zack Gallery – the Festival Ha’Rikud group show, called…art, Festival Ha’Rikud, painting, Zack Gallery
A dozen or so people gathered outside the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver Monday in a makeshift Yizkor service…conflict, Gaza, Great March, Israel, Palestinians
In mid-April, I attended the Jewish Family Services (JFS) donor appreciation event. My husband and I have always supported JFS…Jewish Family Services, JFS, philanthropy, volunteerism
Gabor Maté reads the names of Palestinians killed by the Israel Defence Forces during the Great March of Return protests…CIJA, conflict, David Mivasair, Great March, IJV, Israel, JCC, Palestinians
Rabbi Shlomo Gabay is the new spiritual leader of Congregation Beth Hamidrash. (photo from Shlomo Gabay) “The Sephardic world has…Beth Hamidrash, Judaism, Sephardi, Shlomo Gabay
Travis Hanks of Haeccity Studio Architecture. He and his colleague Shirley Shen made a presentation at the launch of CoHo…affordability, Celia Brauer, Haeccity, housing, Noam Dolgin
Left to right: Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams and Alessandro Nivola in Disobedience. (photo from Bleecker Street) Sebastián Lelio’s beautifully wrought…Disobedience, Judaism, LGBTQ, movies, Sebastián Lelio
Perla Barabak gave a music workshop on April 17 as part of Jewish Seniors Alliance’s Snider Foundation Empowerment Series. (photo…Empowerment, healthcare, JSA, music, seniors
Alex Cristall, chair of the 2017 Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver annual campaign, with Federation board chair Karen James, centre,…Alex Cristall, annual campaign, fundraising, Jewish Federation, Karen James, philanthropy
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.