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
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Marie Doduck, left, receives the CHILD Foundation Inspiration Award from the foundation’s Mary McCarthy Parsons. (photo from CHILD Foundation) On…colitis, Marie Doduck, philanthropy, volunteerism
Isaac Messinger being presented with a certificate of appreciation last year for his contributions to the Jewish National Fund of…Beit Halochem, healthcare, IDF, Israel, JNF, philanthropy, rehab, soldiers
Pinkas Kehillat Frankfurt am Main contains records of the membership dues and other payments made by the members of the…books, history, Israel, libraries, restoration
(photo from Ashernet) A section of Jerusalem’s Old City, near the Jaffa Gate, is illuminated with a greeting to welcome…embassy, Jerusalem, Paraguay
גשם של חפצים ניתך על עוברי אורח מקומה תשעה עשרה של אחד הבניינים בווסט אנד. (צילום: Victoria Nguyen via cbc.ca)…Canuck, crow, documentary, Shawn Bergman, Vancouver, West End, ווסט אנד, ונקובר, עורב, קנאק, שון ברגמן, תעודי
This year’s Jewish National Fund, Pacific Region, Negev Dinner honourees are Michelle and Neil Pollock. (photo from Pollock family) For…ALEH Jerusalem, Israel, JNF, Negev Dinner, philanthropy, Pollock, tikkun olam
In Euripides’ play, the Phoenecian women represent the innocent who are displaced and otherwise impacted by conflict. (photo from Arts…Arts Umbrella, Naomi Levy, theatre
In the third of a series of articles on sexual harassment and violence in the Jewish community, the Jewish Independent…abuse, harassment, law, Megan Ellis
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that he will make an apology in the House of Commons for the government…Canada, Holocaust, reparations, SS St. Louis, Trudeau
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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.