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Jewish Day Schools Professional Development Day Draws Enthusiastic Crowd

With the support of the Consortium of Jewish Day Schools, Jewish Federation was proud to bring two well-known presenters to the Jewish Day Schools Professional Development Day on February 19th: Larry Thompson, who spoke about creating a “culture of calm” in the classroom, and Lev Stark, …

Public Speaking Contest Integrates Learning Life Skill with Judaics

Public speaking is a life skill that everyone should master, whether he or she envisions grandly orating in Parliament or just lacks the confidence to narrate a PowerPoint presentation.

The need to master this art is one reason that every year for three decades, Jewish Federation has been p…

Jewish Federation Brings Yoni Rechter to Vancouver for Yom Ha’aztmaut

Israeli musician, composer and singer, Yoni Rechter, is the star of this year’s Yom Ha’aztmaut celebration on May 8th at 7:30 p.m. at the Chan Centre.

Jewish Federation celebrates Israel’s birthday every year with a community celebration that includes a concert by a major Israeli mu…

Yom Hazikaron Ceremony Honours Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism

Jewish Federation, together with the JCC, presents the Yom Hazikaron ceremony in the JCC’s Wosk Auditorium on May 7th at 7:30 p.m. This annual memorial honours Israeli soldiers who have given their lives for their country and civilians who have been killed in terrorist attacks.

Geoffrey D…

April is the Perfect Month to Spark a Mitzvah

Vancouver’s internationally best-selling author, Dr. Daniel Kalla, is the speaker at Women’s Philanthropy’s next Spark a Mitzvah event on April 9th, presented by the Lions of Judah, a Federation Annual Campaign recognition society.

Dr. Kalla, a local emergency medicine physician, is t…