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UJA’s Centennial Journey to Israel: A Journey 100 years in the making

It’s hard to deny that a 100-year anniversary – the Centennial anniversary – is a rare feat, and one worth celebrating to its fullest.

From October 31 to November 8, 2017, that is exactly what UJA Federation will be doing as it celebrates its one-hundredth year of providing leadersh…

Meet Simon Wolle, Director of Camp Northland B'nai Brith

By Samantha Goldsilver-- Simon Wolle is a skilled professional, dynamic Jewish educator, trainer, communicator, coach, athlete, musician, boater, husband, parent of three, and a true Jewish Community leader. 

In the 1980s, Simon and I were both campers at Northland B’nai Brith, though …

A Message from Adam Minsky, UJA's President & CEO

As I write this message, my first as UJA Federation’s President and CEO, I do so with great pride and a sense of optimism as this organization approaches its Centennial anniversary.
I am proud to take on this role, a role that will allow me to continue the vital and visionary work of …

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…