Stories

UJA Telethons raise $813,831 in September

UJA Telethons are back! This month, 338 volunteers came together from across the community to participate in UJA Telethons. So far, $813,831 has been raised to fund vital UJA-supported programs and services, and we're not done yet! The final shift for this month will be taking place on Wedne…

Providing healthy meals to those in need this Rosh Hashanah  

With funding support from UJA Federation, our partners agencies Circle of Care and The Bernard Betel Centre have helped provide thousands of Jewish seniors, survivors and those living in poverty with warm meals through their Kosher Meals on Wheels programs. In the week heading into Rosh Hash…

Progress through change

Thanks to our donors, partners, professionals and volunteers, we have collectively built one of the strongest and most engaged Jewish communities outside of Israel. Together, you have helped make Toronto a recognized philanthropic leader in the Jewish world. Being a leader means constantly…

Moving the needle on Jewish education

The future of the Jewish community depends on providing our youth with strong connections to our roots and our heritage. That is why UJA Federation places such a strong emphasis on investing in Jewish education. With your help, UJA Federation will continue to ensure that a vibrant Jewish lea…

Piecing Together my Jewish Identity

Coming out of our Israeli Summer Seminar (ISS) I managed to start piecing together my Jewish Identity - something I didn’t understand going into our first Diller workshop, back in September. I think I speak for my entire cohort when I say that Diller has changed all of us as people, and mo…