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Jewish Federations of North America to sponsor Holocaust Memorial Day showi

The Jewish Federations of North America has announced its sponsorship of a new PBS Masterpiece Classic production of The Diary of Anne Frank.

The two-hour PBS show will be broadcast on April 11, 2010 (Holocaust Memorial Day). This production represents the most accurate adaptation ever made o…

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.

By takin…

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…