February 28, 2023 • Jewish Federation of Ottawa
New vegan kosher establishment offers baked goods, light meals

Looking to meet a friend for a kosher coffee date? Jewish Ottawa residents now have a brand-new kosher establishment where they can enjoy delicious baked goods and light meals. Keepin’ it Vegan bakery is now under Ottawa Vaad HaKashrut (OVH) certification. Their grand re-opening for the Jewish community is on Sunday, March 5, at their new west-end location, 3 Chartwell Ave.

Ottawa native shares how she became
an award-winning Jewish journalist 

Graduate of Hillel Academy (now Ottawa Jewish Community School) and Yitzchak Rabin High School, Rachel Fyman Schwartzberg writes about issues facing the Orthodox Jewish community for Jewish Action, a magazine of the Orthodox Union.

Two of Ottawa’s largest congregations recently hire new executive directors

Kehillat Beth Israel and Congregation Machzikei Hadas synagogues, along with other Ottawa congregations, are critically important parts of the Jewish Superhighway. Emerging from the pandemic, both congregations are flourishing.

Remembering Cindy Engel, former Bulletin editor

Former long-time Ottawa Jewish Bulletin editor, Michael Regenstreif, shares his memories of one of his predecessors at the Bulletin, Cynthia Nyman Engel Z"L.

A mission to celebrate diversity in Jewish Ottawa

Dedicated community member Gillian Koh is striving to formalize and expand outreach to Jewish community members who identify as multiracial.

Legal conference focuses on Abraham Accords

Jewish Federation of Ottawa is partnered with CIJA to host CIJA's sixth annual Legal Conference, where experts will explore the implications of the Abraham Accords.

Marking life's milestones
The Board of Directors of the Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation acknowledges with thanks contributions to the following funds as of February 23, 2023.

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