How Your Donations To Combined Jewish Appeal Help Shape Our Community

$31,735,635*
Total allocation for 2013-2014

Local 
Local allocations strengthen the Jewish community of Montreal, care for people in need and promote Jewish identity through our network of agencies and organizations.

Israel 
Allocations through Jewish Federations of Canada – UIA (JFC-UIA) to Israel and overseas address, with our partners abroad, social issues including youth, education, social welfare, capacity building and people-to-people connections.

National 
Montreal’s share of national collective responsibility through JFC-UIA provides support for advocacy, small communities, immigrants and youth across the country.

Advocacy
Local and national advocacy activities to defend our interests at home, increase support for Israel and strengthen the Canada-Israel relationship.

* 2012 Combined Jewish Appeal gross proceeds and other sources of funds less allowance for doubtful pledges and campaign expenses of approx. 9.7%.


Jewish Identity

To ensure a vibrant Jewish community for the future, it is essential to support Jewish education and provide programs that build Jewish identity today. Federation CJA is investing nearly $8.5 million in response to this communal priority, which includes $3 million to provide tuition assistance to families who could not otherwise afford a Jewish education for their children.

* Excludes flow through from CSUQ to YM-YWHA
**Includes flow through to YM-YWHA from CSUQ


Social Services

At the heart of Jewish values is the responsibility to care for those in need. To that end, Federation CJA is allocating nearly $7 million to social services for 2013-2014 which includes approximately $2 million for direct poverty relief.

LEGEND

BIEC: Bronfman Israel Experience Centre
BJEC: Bronfman Jewish Education Centre
CBB: Camp B’nai Brith
CJCS: Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors
CJN: Canadian Jewish News
CSUQ: Communauté sépharade unifiée du Québec
Grants
Grassroots grants
JEM Workshop
JPL: Jewish Public Library
MHMC: Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Project Genesis
Poverty Relief Fund
TAA: Tuition Assistance Allocation

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