Federation is safe from the “Heart Bleed Bug”
In response to the internet security threat, dubbed the “Heart Bleed Bug”, we have received assurances from our technology partners that our website and related systems are secure. There is no risk to users visiting our site and we will continue working to maintain online security.




Yom Ha'atzmaut 2014
Celebrate Israel's Independence Day on May 5th with Hagit Yaso, winner of Kochav Nolad (Israeli Idol)! For more information about the event and ticket purchasing click here.





Jewish Federation  Appoints New Chief Executive Officer
The Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver is pleased to announce the appointment of Ezra Shanken as its new Chief Executive Officer.Ezra is expected to begin... Read more.



JHub Richmond Opens its Doors to the Community
A week after JHub Richmond opened its doors to service providers and clients on March 10, the Richmond Community Services Hub coordinator Lynn Moss is happy to report that all appears to be proceeding according to plan. Read more
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Volunteer Leadership Profile — Howard Harowitz
When the Richmond Community Services Hub was still in its early stages of development, a key step in the process was identifying someone... Read more
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Western Canadian Federations Recognize Major Donor Support
On February 18th in Palm Desert, California, the Consul General of Israel in New York, Ambassador Ido Aharoni, provided a special briefing to a group of 90 western Canadians...
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Public Speaking Contest 2014 - Sustaining the Value of Jewish education
So, you think you’re smarter than a 5th grader?  How about this for a test?
Each person as a Jew is a unique individual and obligated of the mitzvot after they become Bar/Bat Mitzvah... Read more
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