2007 – 2016

In 2008, Federation CJA celebrated Israel’s 60th anniversary

 
2007 – 2016

Solomon Schechter Academy in collaboration with the Bronfman Jewish Education Center raises funds for the 2010 Haiti Earthquake

 
 
2007 – 2016

Stephen Bronfman speaks at the 2011 Le Mood festival of unexpected Jewish learning, arts and culture.

 
2007 – 2016

n 2011, YAD launched a new sub-division – YAD FedNext – to engage young Jewish adults, aged 18-25

 
2007 – 2016

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman speaks to Barry Pascal at the YM-YWHA in 2012

 
2007 – 2016

During the 2012 Israel-Gaza conflict, Federation CJA launched an emergency relief fund, using Facebook to reach donors in the digital age.

 
2007 – 2016

In 2012, a group of Jewish young adults took part in a life-changing mission to Ethiopia

 
2007 – 2016

Today, our partnership with BeerSheva / B’nai Shimon remains strong. Our Youth Future program for example offers personalized intervention with the aim of helping children successfully complete high school and become confident adults.

 
 
2007 – 2016

Our annual YAD Gala themes – 2013 and 2014.

 
2007 – 2016

In early 2013, members of the Women’s Philanthropy division in collaboration with Ometz created Lunch for a Bunch, a program that packs and delivers lunches to schools for children from low-income families.

 
2007 – 2016

Working with the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and the Jewish Federations of Canada, Federation CJA raised more than $100,000 after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines in 2013.

 
2007 – 2016

A ͞Townhall͟ session held at Federation CJA on the topic of Bill 60 – the Parti Quebecois’ proposed Charter of Values to prohibit ͞conspicuous͟ religious symbols in the public sphere.

 
2007 – 2016

In 2014, Federation CJA organized the Montreal Mega Mission, where over 500 Montreal residents took part in an 8-day trip to Israel.

 
2007 – 2016

n 2016, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks spoke to an audience of 1,400 on the dangers of intolerance.

 
 
2007 – 2016

Two leading politicians and human rights activists, Irwin Cotler and Natan Sharansky, in conversation at Federation CJA in 2011.

 
2007 – 2016

The Education Minister of Israel comes to visit Solomon Schecter Academy in 2008

 
2007 – 2016

Just as they had in the 1930s, campers continue to enjoy summers away at Jewish overnight camps including YCC

 
2007 – 2016

Since ____, the Tikun Olam Volunteer (TOV) program has provided people with short-term volunteer experiences that engage them with their community in a meaningful way.

 
 
 
2007 – 2016

The Hillel Student Centre has been instrumental in fighting against the rising Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement on Montreal university campuses.

 
 
2007 – 2016

Generations Fund was launched in 2012, aimed at preserving and strengthening Jewish identity in Montreal. This endowment fund ensures that financial resources continue to be available for Jewish day school education, camping, Israel experiences, and more. The PJ Library program sends books to more than 2650 Jewish children every month.

 
2007 – 2016

The Ometz Agency is created from the merger of 3 historic Jewish organizations in 2008: Jewish Employment Montreal (JEM), Jewish Family Services (JFS), and Jewish Immigrant Aid Services (JIAS).

 
Le saviez-vous?

For the 23rd year, members of our YAD division hosted a Passover Seder for employees of the JEM workshop, an adapted workplace for individuals with special needs.

 
Le saviez-vous?

In 2015, Women’s Philanthropy Campaign launched the Montreal Challah Bake, with over 1,000 women participating in this celebratory and meaningful fundraiser.

 
2007 – 2016

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Leadership

2007-2009 - L'honorable Marc Gold, sénateur
2009-2011 - Jack Hasen
2011-2013 - David J. Cape
2013-2015 - Susan Laxer
2015-2017 - Evan Feldman
2008 - Michael Etinson
2009 - Ian Karper
2010 - Pascale Hasen
2011 - Martin Schwartz
2012 - Evan Feldman
2013 - Jeff Segel
2014 - Stephen Bronfman
2015 - Barry Pascal
2016 - Joel Segal
2017 - Jimmy Alexander
2009 - Sandy Martz
2010 - Selena Paperman
2011 - Nancy Ditkofsky
2012 - Wendy Spatzner
2013 - Heather Adelson
2014 - Arlene Abitan
2015 - Karen Soussa
2016 - Gilda Shahin-Abdulezer
2017 - Cheryl Brownstein
2007 - Josie Suissa Lupovich / Rika Bohbot Cohen
2008 - Renée Mahfoda-Azoulay / Albert Mann
2009 - Galit Suissa Antebi / Moïse Amselem
2010 - Etty Abitbol / Gad Bitton
2011 - Gérard Abitbol
2012 - Karen Soussan
2013 - Laurent Nahmiash
2014 - Daniel Assouline / Hélène Amar Langburt
2015 - N/A
2016 - Ariel Sabbah
2016 - Marc Kimmel
2007 - Karen Soussan
2008 - Neil Uditsky
2009 - Marc Kimmel
2010 - Shawna Goodman Sone
2011 - David Amiel
2012 - Lloyd Feldman
2013 - Steve Sebag
2014 - Karen Aflalo
2015 - Moe Liebman
2016 - Joshua Hasen
2008 - Richard Vineberg
2009 - Dorothy Reitman, C.M.
2010 - Robert Vineberg
2011 - H. Arnold Steinberg, C.M.
2012 - Joseph Gabay
2013 - Rosalind Goodman
2014 - L'honorable Irwin Cotler, P.C., M.P.
2015 - L'honorable Marc Gold, sénateur
2016 - Jack Hasen