Thousands back Israel in Montreal

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Journalist Elias Levy reports on the Israeli Solidary Rally in the Canadian Jewish News.

Making Chaverim

L’hôtesse du groupe Ofakim du mois de juillet, Libby Nasimok, et son fils.

Ofakim brings Jewish community to Montreal’s South Shore.

Memorable. Meaningful. Magical.

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Close to 600 Jewish Montrealers took part in a historic Mega Mission to Israel.

Montreal Mega Mission participants visit Beer Sheva

On May 20th, Montreal Mega Mission participants visited Montreal’s sister city of Beer Sheva and the region of Bnei Shimon to see firsthand the work done on the ground.

The Montreal Jewish Community has strong ties to Beer Sheva and the entire Bnei Shimon region – in fact, Montreal and Beer Sheva are sister cities.

Hagar School: Creating a Common Future in Israel through Jewish-Arab Education

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Hagar: Jewish-Arab Education for Equality is a bilingual coexistence school in Beer Sheva which aims to serve as a springboard for social change in the relationship between Arabs and Jews for both children—who study and learn together—and parents—who seek to optimize their children’s educational opportunity and to create a peaceful future.

Access for All

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The Access for All program’s mission is to open the doors of Israel’s elite universities and allow them to share their knowledge and resources with disadvantaged populations in Israel. Introductory academic courses are available in various fields such as law, medicine, business, and psychology.

Happy Birthday Israel!

Federation CJA’s annual celebration of Israel’s Independence Day held in the West Island.

Israel celebrates its 66th anniversary in 2014

The Mashav Acharai Passover Mifgash

The Acharai-Mashav Passover Mifgash

In 2013, a group of young Israeli volunteers capped off an incredible season with a visit to Montreal and their Canadian counterparts for Passover.

Taking the Lead: Embracing Difference in Israel

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One of the clear challenges facing modern day Israeli society is the fixed separation between “religious” and “secular” ideologies within educational institutions, youth movements, places of entertainment, and most other spheres of public life.

Taeer: Fear and Strength

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Taeer, a young Israeli girl, shares what it’s like to live and go to school with the fear of missiles hitting her home.

Hagit Yaso: Supporting our family here and abroad

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Israeli singing sensation, Hagit Yaso, shares her story of life in Sderot, Israel as an Ethiopian immigrant who conquered hardship through the support of the Canadian Jewish community.

Sowing the Seeds of Peace – A Message from Deborah Corber

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“My visit to the Hagar School was so moving because it showed that our contributions can make a real difference on the ground, and because it was proof positive that the seeds of peace were being sown in my beloved Israel.”

Set to fly – A conversation with Montreal Mega Mission Chairs Gail Adelson-Marcovitz and Jonathan Wener

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“No effort is being spared to explore the outrageous, the adventurous, the intellectually and spiritually challenging opportunities for one and all to enjoy.”

Operation Dove’s Wings – A People’s Journey from Ethiopia to Israel

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“I feel so privileged to be witnessing the immigration of a people that have kept faith with their vow to return to Jerusalem and despite the challenges ahead, I feel that Israel’s rescue of the Ethiopian Jews is heroic.”