Noteworthy news from the Calgary Jewish Federation family
May 11, 2018 | 26 Iyar, 5778
Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) is one of the directives of Federation's young adult group, called JAC. On April 30th, fifteen JAC members put their ideals into action by packing fresh food for the Good Food Box Program.
Four of our Federation professionals recently attended the 10th international PJ Library® conference. They learned a lot about programming, marketing and financing this important initiative, and had the pleasure of thanking and discussing strategies with founder and philanthropist Harold Grinspoon.
Hand in Hand is a unique educational program in Israel that brings together Arab and Jewish students in 6 bilingual schools around the country. Last night, co-founder Lee Gordon explained their system of integration that has had great success over the last 21 years. (Pictured: local Imam Armagan and Lee Gordon)