Stories & Videos

Jewish Foundation’s Book of Life – Paying It Forward

The Book of Life is an ongoing program that recognizes donors who leave a charitable legacy through the Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto, and invites them to write their story, focusing on their values and reasons for giving. Eric’s story was one of 20 new stories featured at the Jew…

Bringing in the new year at the Bernard Betel Centre

On September 14, 180 clients of UJA-supported service agencies gathered at the Bernard Betel Centre for a very special Rosh Hashanah luncheon hosted by our advocacy partner, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA), and funded in part by the Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto. Att…

Fighting poverty, antisemitism, terror - How you can help make a difference

These are just some of the ways your generosity is helping create a positive impact in the lives of Jews in Toronto and around the world. Thanks to our donors, our annual Campaign is off to an incredible start – but the need is still great. Together we can make a difference.  Find out mor…

UJA Campaign 2018 Launch

On September 6, we launched UJA Campaign 2018 with a spectacular performance by none other than Jerry Seinfeld! Over 3,200 guests came to the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to hear the comedy legend and support UJA. It was our biggest campaign launch ever and we are so thrilled to anno…

Mayor John Tory visits UJA - August 2018

On August 8th, UJA Federation and the Centre for Israel & Jewish Affairs (CIJA) – UJA's advocacy agent – welcomed Toronto Mayor John Tory for a community roundtable to discuss critical issues to the Jewish community, including affordable living for seniors and growing antisemitism. Tory …