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Time to Pass the Torch

After two extremely fulfilling years on the job as UJA Federation’s President and CEO, it is time to pass the torch to Adam Minsky; a dynamic leader who I am confident will propel UJA Federation into its second century with vigor, creativity and integrity.

Over $500,000 contributed to support Fort McMurray Wildfire Relief

The Canadian Jewish community contributed over half a million dollars through the organized Federation system in support of victims of the recent Fort McMurray wildfires.

Jewish Federations of Canada – UIA (JFC-UIA) is proud to announce that $500,000 was contributed by the Canadian Jewi…

Gerry Sheff & Shanitha Kachan Make $10 Million Gift To Sherman Campus

UJA Federation of Greater Toronto’s Tomorrow Campaign is excited to announce an outstanding gift of $10 million from philanthropic community leaders, Gerald Sheff and Shanitha Kachan. This generous and visionary gift will be directed towards Sherman Campus Phase 2, to name the new Sheff…

Liver Donor Needed Urgently

Toronto’s Carole Kushner, a wife, mother, and grandmother, is in desperate need of a liver transplant and is asking for help in her search for a living donor.

The Government of Canada Announces Support For Sherman Campus Development


The Government of Canada is providing up to $10.2 million in funding for the second phase of the Sherman Campus project in Toronto, which will bring a new recreational and community programming facility to residents of one of the city’s most vibrant districts. 

Michael Levitt, Member o…