Stories

Mobilizing Our Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Every year, UJA’s Global Seder raises funds to help vulnerable Jews, locally and globally, to celebrate Passover in dignity.

But this year is unlike any other year, which is why we have expanded our Global Seder and are mobilizing our entire community to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Message on COVID-19 from UJA's President & CEO Adam Minsky

Our community, along with the entire world, is gripped by the evolving COVID-19 pandemic. While Canada has seen few cases relative to other countries, health authorities warn that the numbers will climb in the coming days. They have asked Canadians to act now to protect public health, knowin…

Community Update on COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, UJA Federation of Greater Toronto is offering ongoing updates to our community. Our goal is to facilitate a coordinated approach to maintaining a safe environment at Jewish institutions, ensuring the continued vibrancy of Jewish life in our city during this…

Precautionary Measures Related to COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

A Message to Jewish Institutions in the Greater Toronto Area

In light of the potential spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in our city, UJA Federation of Greater Toronto is offering the following information to facilitate a coordinated approach to maintaining a safe environment at Jewis…

What's Happening in the GTA: An Update from UJA's Security Director

The rise of vicious, antisemitic violence south of the border—most recently in the New York City area—requires more than condolences and condemnations. It calls for concrete action to defend Jews from this dangerous trend.

Having dedicated my career to protecting Canadians—as a soldie…