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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)
Congratulations to Deborah Yedlin on her appointment as Chancellor of the University of Calgary.