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August 24, 2016  l  20 Av, 5776


We’re thrilled to announce the addition of award-winning journalist and “accidental Zionist”, Terry Glavin, to this year’s FEDtalks line-up. Terry will join fellow presenters Randi Zuckerberg, Gidi Grinstein and Alison Lebovitz to kick off the 2016 Federation Annual Campaign on September 22nd.

Buy your tickets today.
$40 Regular
$18 Students (18 and under)
$18 Young Adults (19-35) includes pre-event Axis reception

To purchase a combination of tickets or tickets for students and young adults, please contact Anna Vander Munnik at 604.638.7281.

Event Details
September 22, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. Queen Elizabeth Theatre


Award-Winning Journalist.
Accidental Zionist.

From reporting on human rights to exposing the roots of the BDS movement, Terry’s recent assignments have taken him to Israel, Syria, Jordan and Iraq. MORE

Trendsetter. Entrepreneur.
Birthright Alumna.

Best-selling author of Dot Complicated, SiriusXM radio show host and founder/CEO of Zuckerberg Media, Randi Zuckerberg is a modern media mogul. Where did she get her start? As a Birthright Israel intern. MORE

Change Maker. Visionary. Israeli Insider.

The youngest member of the 2000 Camp David Summit delegation, Gidi Grinstein went on to found Reut, a think-tank that’s leading positive social change across Israel. MORE

Activist. Community Builder. Storyteller.

Driven by her community spirit, faith and insomnia, Alison Lebovitz co-founded One Clip at a Time, a non-profit that empowers educators to teach about the Holocaust. MORE

The Geoffrey & Myriam Glotman Food For Thought Clubs
August 25 | 12:55 p.m.
Yossilinks & The Kollel Summer BBQ
August 25 | 5:30 p.m.
Kollel Shabbat Services
August 27 | 10:00 a.m.
Jewish Federation Board Meeting
August 29 | 7:30 p.m.
Kabbalah Class (Community Kollel)
August 31 | 7:30 p.m.
Healthy Cooking Class with Hagit Ammer
September 1 | 11:00 a.m.
Friday Night Dinner
September 2 | 7:30 p.m.
Community Shabbat Dinner
September 2 | 8:00 p.m.
Kollel Boker- Start your morning right
September 5 | 8:45 a.m.
Camp Hatikvah 2016 Movie Premiere
September 5-6 | 10:00 a.m.
Mini Kollel Drop-In for Parents and Tots
September 5 | 10:00 a.m.
Kabbalah Class (Community Kollel)
September 7 | 7:30 p.m.
Starting Conversations about Addiction
September 8 | 7:00 p.m.
Mountain View Jewish Cemetery Historic Tour
September 11 | 11:00 a.m.
Above are selected items from the Community Calendar.
See complete listings here.

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Do you know someone in need of financial help? The Hebrew Free Loan Association offers interest free loans up to a maximum of $7,000 for personal loans, $10,000 for education and special purpose loans, and up to $750 for emergency loans to members of the Jewish community to help deal with family emergencies, start a new career, pursue education, settle new immigrants, deal with business failure, or generally make ends meet. Apply for yourself or tell someone you know. Please contact us 604.639.1400 or online.

The L’Chaim Adult Day Centre has space available for the beloved fragile older adult in your life.
L’Chaim provides a warm, supportive and stimulating day program and respite for caregivers. For more information, please call Annica Carlsson at 604.257.5111, local 400 or email.

BC Catering runs a weekly community kitchen program open to all adults with special needs, Mondays from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the program kitchen at the JCCGV. For more information please contact Anat Toledano at 604.638.7288 or email.

Do you have a room to rent or a secondary suite available?
Jewish Family Service Agency has regular requests from clients for both short and long-term housing in the community. If you have a home to share or suite available, please call our housing coordinator at 604.257.5151.

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