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  • Life and Legacy

    Federation is dedicated to advancing and promoting an exceptional quality of Jewish life that is inclusive and accessible. You can demonstrate your love, devotion and connection to our community and our future by making a Legacy gift today.

  • Covid-19 Community Updates

    We'll do our best to keep you updated of event cancellations and building closures in the Jewish community as we become aware of them.

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 Eddie Peltzman 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 Pauline Colwin at 613-798-4696, ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish Info

Are you new to Ottawa? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Anne Read at 613-798-4696 x355.

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 Zoe Thrumston at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.


Check out L'Dor V'Dor, the new blog of the Ottawa Jewish Archives as well as their new podcast 613Archive.