Join us on Sunday, February 28 at 11:00am for Shalva - A Butterfly Beyond Borders,a story of successful Inclusion and Tikkun Olam, directly from Jerusalem! Keynote speakers include: Kalman Samuels (founder of Shalva, the Israel Association for the Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities), Sara Samuels (guitarist in the Shalva Band and volunteer at Shalva National Center), and Marilyn Samuels (Professor Emeritus at University of Calgary). Q&A moderated by Jason Markusof. This event is in partnership with Shalva, The Azrieli Foundation, and B'nai Brith Calgary Lodge 816. Register to receive the Zoom link.
Registration is now open! A Jewish day school education is a centerpiece of enrichment for your child, a supportive community for you, and a building block of collective Jewish life. Contact our community's two Jewish day schools to find out more, arrange tours, or register: Halpern Akiva Academy (403-258-1312) and The Calgary Jewish Academy (403-253-3992.) If you require financial assistance for Jewish day school, overnight or day camp, or JCC membership, our Integrated Bursary Program (IBP) can help. Applications will be available March 1. Please also ensure you register for your chosen program(s) in advance of applying for IBP. Questions? Click here.
Building an inclusive community is our priority. Contact us and we will make every effort to meet your needs.