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Bringing Israel into your home – literally!

For a decade now - UJA's ShinShinim have been engaging the Jewish community in Toronto with Israel.  Join our growing family by hosting one of these amazing young adults. It will be a life changing experience!

Find out more on our Host a Shinshin Page.

Find out how to host a ShinShin

What a Holocaust Survivor, a Teacher and a Nurse All Have in Common

UJA Federation is the only organization that has the ability to bring together over 100 agencies to help those who need it most in our community. Whether it's with education, creating a new life in Toronto, connecting with Israel, or helping those most vulnerable, UJA Federation makes a di…

Honouring the Mayor for his words and deeds​

More than 700 people from Toronto gathered for the Words & Deeds Leadership Award Dinner on June 13th, 2017. The Dinner honours a person from the non-Jewish community for their contribution to society. This year’s honoree is Toronto Mayor John Tory.