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    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...

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  • SPECIAL EVENTS

    Thank you to everyone who attended or contributed to the success of another wonderful Choices event with speaker Lynda Fishman at Agudath Israel Congregation.


    The Federation organizes numerous community events throughout the year.
    Please visit for a full list.

    Special Events

    Thank you to everyone who attended or contributed to the success of another wonderful Choices event with speaker Lynda Fishman at Agudath Israel Congregation.


    The Federation organizes numerous community events throughout the year.
    Please visit for a full list.

    Special Events

    Thank you to everyone who attended or contributed to the success of another wonderful Choices event with speaker Lynda Fishman at Agudath Israel Congregation.


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    Special Events

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    Special Events

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  • HOLOCAUST EDUCATION MONTH

    Launch Event
    Sunday November 9, at 7 pm
    Featuring guest speaker Bernie M. Farber, one of Canada’s leading experts on minority and human rights, race relations, the Holocaust and antisemitism. Mr. Farber speech is entitled "The Shoah: Has Never Again become Again and Again?" Info: Benita Siemiatycki, bsiemiatycki@jewishottawa.com​, or call 613-798-4644.

    List of Events

    Launch Event
    Sunday November 9, at 7 pm
    Featuring guest speaker Bernie M. Farber, one of Canada’s leading experts on minority and human rights, race relations, the Holocaust and antisemitism. Mr. Farber speech is entitled "The Shoah: Has Never Again become Again and Again?" Inf...

    List of Events

    Launch Event
    Sunday November 9, at 7 pm
    Featuring guest speaker Bernie M. Farber, one of Canada’s leading experts on minority and human rights, race relations, the Holocaust and a...

    List of Events

    Launch Event
    Sunday November 9, at 7 pm
    Featuring guest speaker Bernie M. Farber, one of Canada’s leading exp...

    List of Events

    Launch Event
    Sunday November 9, at 7 pm
    Featuring guest speaker Bernie ...

    List of Events

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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.

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The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation

The Foundation provides donors with the vehicle 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.