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UJA's Centennial Journey to Israel - Days 4 & 5

This year's Holocaust Education Week examined Pivotal Moments which shaped our understanding of the Holocaust. Over 30,000 people participated in events across the GTA. Thank you to everyone who attended HEW2017!

Holocaust Education Week 2017 - Opening Night

Over 1400 people attended opening night of Holocaust Education Week 2017 at Adath Israel Congregation. Niklas Frank, son of Nazi war criminal Hans Frank, shared his experiences in a fascinating discussion with broadcast journalist Caryn Lieberman, the granddaughter of Holocaust sur…

UJA's Centennial Journey to Israel - Day 2

The incredible adventure continued on day 2 of UJA’s Centennial Journey! Participants toured the streets of Tel Aviv, enjoyed exciting tours and made their way to the holy city of Jerusalem. Such an inspiring day!

UJA's Centennial Journey to Israel - Day 1

Greetings from Israel! UJA's Centennial Mission has finally touched down in the Holy Land, after months of planning and anticipation. This trip is already one to remember. Our participants enjoyed their first day in Tel Aviv, including tours of Sarona Market (Israel's largest indoor culi…

Major Gifts Gala 2017 Recap!

On October 23, donors gathered at the Fairmont Royal York for UJA's Major Gifts Gala 2017. The night is to thank our donors, without whom we would not be able to continue our life changing work. The keynote speaker was Maajid Nawaz, a former radical Islamist who is now a leading expert a…