• Donate today!

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swing!
    Funding to the campaign powers all our efforts and allows the Federation to advance and promote an exceptional quality of Jewish life. Please make your gift today and help ensure the continued vibrancy of Ottawa's Jewish community - join us in enriching lives!
    Donate online, or call Jean Myers at 613-798-4696, Ext. 242.

    DONATE ONLINE

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swing!
    Funding to the campaign powers all our efforts and allows the Federation to advance and promote an exceptional quality of Jewish life. Please make your gift today and help ensure the continued vibrancy of Ottawa's Jewish community - j...

    DONATE ONLINE

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swing!
    Funding to the campaign powers all our efforts and allows the Federation to advance and promote an exceptional quality of Jewish life....

    DONATE ONLINE

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swing!
    Funding to the campaign powers all our efforts and allows the Fe...

    DONATE ONLINE

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swing!
    Funding to the campaign p...

    DONATE ONLINE

    The 2015 Annual Campaign is now in full swin...

    DONATE ONLINE

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    DONATE ONLINE

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    DONATE ONLINE
  • Mitzvah Day 2015

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited space!
    Building Community one good deed at a time.
    Mitzvah projects for all ages, at the Soloway JCC, from 8:45 am to noon.
    For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact Rena Garshowitz at 613-798-4696 x 241 or rgarshowitz@jewishottawa.com.

    Special Events

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited space!
    Building Community one good deed at a time.
    Mitzvah projects for all ages, at the Soloway JCC, from 8:45 am to noon.
    For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact Rena Garshowitz at 613-798-4696 x 241 or rgarshowitz@je...

    Special Events

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited space!
    Building Community one good deed at a time.
    Mitzvah projects for all ages, at the Soloway JCC, from 8:45 am to noon.
    For more inform...

    Special Events

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited space!
    Building Community one good deed at a time.
    Mitzvah projects fo...

    Special Events

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited space!
    Building Community one g...

    Special Events

    Register NOW - each mitzvah has limited spa...

    Special Events

    Register NOW - eac...

    Special Events

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    Special Events
  • Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaurs

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm for Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaurs at the Canadian Nature Museum. Dinner in the East Wing Foyer, Fossil Exhibit open 7pm-10pm. Tickets $20. Ticket includes drinks and dinner catered by Creative Kosher Catering. Contact Ariel at afainer@jewsihottawa.com.

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm for Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaurs at the Canadian Nature Museum. Dinner in the East Wing Foyer, Fossil Exhibit open 7pm-10pm. Tickets $20. Ticket includes drinks and dinner catered by Creative Kosher Catering. Contact Ariel at afainer@jewsiho...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm for Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaurs at the Canadian Nature Museum. Dinner in the East Wing Foyer, Fossil Exhibit open 7pm-10pm. Tickets $20. Tic...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm for Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaurs at the Canadian Nature Museum. Dinner ...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm for Shabbat Dinner with Dinosaur...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Gen on February 6 at 6pm fo...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the Emerging Ge...

    Emerging Gen

    Join the E...

    Emerging Gen

Ottawa Jewish Bulletin

The city’s only Jewish newspaper is a "force for constructive communal consciousness" and aims to inform, inspire and enrich the lives of all members of this diverse community. Contact Barry Silverman to subscribe or advertise at 613-798-4698, Ext. 256.

Federation E-News

A twice-monthly electronic newsletter that is emailed out on the first and third Tuesday of every month and showcases upcoming community programs and events. Sign up and stay informed! For more information, contact Francie Greenspoon at 613-798-4696, Ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish InfoCentre

Are you new to Ottawa? Can't find the answers you need? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Benita Siemiatycki at (613) 798-4644 or 1-877-798-4644.

Ottawa Jewish Archives

The archives, which has 25,000 records in its collection, is dedicated to gathering and preserving the collective memory of the Jewish community in Ottawa and welcomes donations. For more information, contact archivist Saara Mortensen at 613-798-4696, Ext. 260.

Community Calendar Suggest an Event

Do you know someone in the community who has made a difference?

Consider nominating them for a Jewish Community Service Award.
Find out more.

 

The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation

The Foundation provides donors with the vehicle(s) or opportunities to support the long-term financial stability of the Ottawa Jewish Community. For more information, contact Mike Bazuk, Foundation Associate, at 613-798-4696 X 252.