Stories

I don’t want to leave! Can I stay here forever?

Summer camp season is off to a great start with a growing number of families participating in UJA’s Weekender and PJ Goes to Camp programs. These brief tastes of summer camp are a wonderful opportunity for parents and children to enjoy the camping experience while deciding if overnight cam…

An update on UJA Federation’s role in community safety

By Ryan Clow, Director, Community Security, UJA Federation* (bio below)

Over the past couple of months, UJA Federation’s newly formed security team has been meeting leaders of as many community institutions – schools, synagogues, and organizations  – as possible, in an effort to e…

Charity Golf Classic Honours Belief “No Child Should be Left Behind.”

For the past 20 years the Links for Learning Golf Classic has raised money to support students with special needs such as dyslexia, ADHD and hearing loss, among other challenges, in the Jewish day school system.

The golf tournament has raised over $4 million in the past 19 years to help mor…

Remembering Mel Finkelstein z”l

A towering figure in Toronto’s Jewish education system

Last month, the Toronto Jewish Community lost an outstanding leader and remarkable human being. Mel Finkelstein was a former Chair of the Board of Jewish Education, UJA Federation of Greater Toronto and was a devoted and passionate ch…

Toronto - The Most Zionist Community in the World

"THE MOST ZIONIST IN THE WORLD": THE JEWISH COMMUNITY THAT DEFEATED BDS

Itamar Eichner, Toronto Published in YNET: 05.06.19, 19:02

Translated from Hebrew version - https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5520737,00.html#autoplay

"Israel is the heart and soul of Canadian Jewry in general …