Stories

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…

Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company premieres powerful new play

Hillel of Greater Toronto, UJA’s student organization, is co-sponsoring the Toronto premiere of a powerful new play that explores the affect on a friendship as two old friends grapple with Middle East politics. Produced by the critically acclaimed Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company, TALK …