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UJA Walk with Israel 2010 to benefit the children of Bat Yam

Annual event takes to the streets of Toronto on Sunday, May 30th

By Daniel Horowitz--It’s hard to believe, but United Jewish Appeal’s annual Walk with Israel is about to turn 42, and will again turn the streets of Toronto into a veritable sea of blue and white on Sunday, May 30th.

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UJA, Bnei Akiva team up in the name of inclusion

More than 50 youngsters – including youth leaders and children with special needs - were recently treated to an entertaining, engaging and educational afternoon at the Lipa Green Centre organized by Itanu Toronto - UJA Federation’s inclusion initiative which has teamed up with a Bnei Aki…

World-renowned Israeli singer David Broza in Toronto this week

On Thursday, March 18th, Hillel of Greater Toronto - UJA’s student organization – brings ARTZY, its 3rd annual multi-media art exhibit, to Toronto’s Andrew Richard Designs (571 Adelaide Street East), from 7 – 10pm. The evening will feature David Broza, a world-renowned multi-platinum…

Phase II of Lebovic Community Campus construction underway

The second phase of construction on Vaughan’s Joseph & Wolf Lebovic Jewish Community Campus is well underway, further transforming what was barren farm land just a decade ago into an unprecedented model of Jewish life in North America.

After a period of relative quiet, the cranes and excava…

Israel’s ‘Macho’ Move

The Israeli approval Tuesday of another 1,600 new housing units in east Jerusalem — coming just hours after Vice President Joe Biden announced in Jerusalem the launching of new Israeli-Palestinian peace talks — stunned the White House but should not have been surprising, according to Mid…