A Word from Our Chair

The shameful events in recent days have reminded us that there is a growing hate crisis right here in Canada. This week, CIJA responded...

Racism, bigotry, and intolerance plague our world and, when left unchallenged, result in serious consequences for all who aspire to live in a free...

Jewish Federations – and the service agencies and community institutions they support – are the central pillar of Jewish life in Canada. Every day, we receive reports about...

It is our profound hope that you, your family, and your friends and colleagues are safe and well during this extremely difficult time. The...

Now, more than ever, charities, non-profits, and social service agencies are essential. They help the most vulnerable in our society — the elderly, people...

The rapidly evolving situation related to COVID-19 is impacting all of us. CIJA wants you to know what we are doing to support our...

Canadian Jews are concerned about antisemitism. According to a Statistics Canada report, hate crimes targeting the Jewish community accounted for nearly one-fifth (19%) of...

We know that antisemitism is by far the top issue on the minds of Canadian Jewry. Our national grassroots consultations consistently report antisemitism is...

The Government of Canada’s decision yesterday to vote in favour of an anti-Israel resolution at the U.N. was received within the Jewish and pro-Israel...

On Sunday at sunset, our community will begin celebrating Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah – the last two days of the annual High Holy...

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