Noteworthy news from the Calgary Jewish Federation family
June 8, 2018 | 25 Sivan כ"ה סיון 5778
The Annual General Meeting of Calgary Jewish Community Council and Calgary Jewish Federation takes place Thursday June 21, at 7:15pm (following the Calgary JCC AGM at 6:45). Join us for reports on community activities, the Shem Tov Awards, and learn more about this special resolution to amalgamate Calgary Jewish Community Council and Calgary Jewish Federation. Thank you to Gluskin Sheff & Associates for their support.
Long-time Federation employee and community stalwart Judy Shapiro has now officially retired! We wish Judy good health, lots of time with friends and family, and all the best in her post-work years. Please join us in celebration with Judy on June 14. RSVP required. You can also make a donation to the Community Relations/Israel Advocacy fund in honour of Judy.
Popsicles in the Park is back for the 9th year, this Sunday, 11-2! Bring the whole family for the bouncer, face painting, petting zoo, AcroYoga with JAC, and of course popsicles! Rain or Shine. For more information, contact Kathie, 403-537-8592.
JNF's annual Negev Gala on May 31st included a moving tribute to Donna Riback z"l by friends and family. Donna was a deeply philanthropic and active member of our community and supporter of Federation initiatives. Kol Hakavod to the organizers.