Join Us For A L`Chaim Of  Appreciation
With Food & A View
Monday May 12, 7-9 pm
Complimentary For All Donors To The Jewish Federation of Ottawa’s
2014 Annual Campaign. RSVP by May 9 to Rachel at rabenhaim@jewishottawa.com or 613-798-4696 x236 more

Fund to Help Chabad Student Network After Fire
A fire on Wednesday evening, April 2 at the home of Rabbi Chaim and Yocheved Boyarsky, Co-Directors of Chabad Student Network, forced them and their five children to evacuate. Most importantly, the entire family is safe, but the house, which is the base for their wide variety of programming for Jewish students on campus, is uninhabitable. more

Yom Hashoah Commemoration
Breaking the Walls of Indifference - April 27, 7 pm
Keynote speaker Father Patrick Desbois, has devoted his life to confronting anti-Semitism, working to locate every mass grave and site at which Jews were killed during the Holocaust. 21 Nadolny Sachs Pvt. 
Info: Benita at
bsiemiatycki@jewishottawa.com more

Panel Discussion on Genocide
Duty to Remember and the Rebuilding of Nations
Monday, April 28, 5:30 pm
A discussion of how tolerance, understanding and a duty to remember are essential in preventing such evil. Free. Limited seating. St. Paul University Amphitheatre, 223 Main St. RSVP: Benita  more on panel members

Federation E-News - April 2014 A twice-monthly electronic newsletter around the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month showcases upcoming community programs and events. Agencies and organizations may submit to our Community Calendar, and we'll do our best to get it into the e-news and OJB. Next issue April 17, deadline is April 10. To subscribe or info: fgreenspoon@jewishottawa.com.

Run/Walk for Jewish Education in Ottawa
Sunday, June 8, 2012 

Over 40 years of walking together, walking proud, walking strong.
Support the school of your choice.
Register online here! 

Jewish Federation of Ottawa's 80th Annual General Meeting
Wednesday, June 18, 7 - 9 pm

All members of the community are welcomed to join.
Please contact Rachel Abenhaim with any questions or to RSVP.
613-798-4696 x 236  or

Ukraine Crisis Update
JFNA has compiled a resource page to keep you informed about our partner agencies’ actions in response to the escalation of violence in Ukraine. From home delivery of life-saving food and medicine to funding for increased Jewish communal security, Federation dollars are hard at work sustaining Ukraine’s historic Jewish community. more


Federation Community Calendar

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April 2014

Strategic Planning Consultations
Concise Feedback Analysis
March 2014


2013 Annual Report

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