Join us in-person on Monday, June 27th for our Annual General Meeting featuring a conversation with  Michal Cotler-Wunsh, former Member of the Knesset and senior public policy and strategy advisor, and Yaron Deckel, The Jewish Agency’s Regional Director for Canada

Our program will include the election of directors and officers, proposed bylaw amendments, and presentation of awards to incredible volunteers for their leadership and contributions to our community.


Monday, June 27, 2022 | 7:00 p.m.
Beth Israel | 989 W 28th Ave, Vancouver

Diane Switzer Rick Kohn Kyra Morris Risa Levine


We also invite you to join us as we honour our incredible volunteers for their leadership and contributions to our community.


  • Diane Switzer, The Arthur Fouks Award
  • Rick Kohn, The Robert Coleman Award
  • Kyra Morris, The Young Leadership Award
  • We will also honour the Community Recovery Task Force, chaired by Risa Levine, for their work during the pandemic.



About Michal Cotler-Wunsh

A member of Israel’s 23rd Knesset, Michal served as chair of the Special Committee on Drug and Alcohol Use, and as a member of the Law, Children’s Rights, Women’s Rights, and Immigration and Integration Committees. She is the head of the Nefesh B'Nefesh Institute for Aliya Policy & Strategy, and is a consultant for Jewish Federations of North America, functioning as a scholar in residence.


About Yaron Deckel

Yaron Deckel, The Jewish Agency's regional director for Canada is a former journalist and radio host in Israel. During his career as a journalist, Yaron held the post of the Washington Bureau Chief for Israeli TV and radio outlets, which directed his attention to the Jewish communities in North America.