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Chag Pesach Sameach from UJA


Passover is one of the world’s oldest and most enduring stories of hope and freedom. Every year, we gather at the Seder to recount the story of the Exodus, as an eternal reminder, from generation to generation, that freedom is something that we must work to safeguard. Passing on this le…

Message to Toronto's Jewish community from Israeli president Reuven Rivlin


On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, nearly 2,000 members of the Toronto Jewish community came from across the GTA to sing with Koolulam and Israel's president, Reuven Rivlin, who was in Canada on an official state visit. Although President Rivlin had to return to Israel early to care for his wife,…