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Jewish Federation's E-Yachad: Bringing our community together

May 16, 2018 | 2 Sivan 5778

$8.7 Million Provides Lifeline to Jewish Connection

New Programs in Langley and Squamish Connect Jewish Children to Community and Each Other

Record Number of Local Students Participated in March of the Living

Funding Boosts Exploration of How Part-time Jewish Education Can Reach All

Calendar of Events

Below are select items from the Community Calendar. See complete listings here.

CHW Aviva Games Day
May 16 | 10:00 a.m.

King David High School- 13th year Anniversary- Teaching for Tomorrow
May 16 | 5:00 p.m.

A Taste of Judaism
May 16 | 7:30 p.m.

Six-Week JLI Course: What Is?
May 16 | 7:30 p.m.

Erev Shavuot Service & Program
May 19 | 7:30 p.m.

Tikkun Lel Shavuot
May 19 | 8:00 p.m.

CIJA: Annual Multifaith Shavuot Brunch
May 22 | 11:00 a.m.
VTT Fundraising Event
May 23 | 7:00 p.m.

Community Announcements

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 $1,500 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 604.428.2832. or online.

The L'Chaim Adult Day Centre is now accepting applications for its waitlist.  L'Chaim is a Jewish cultural day program providing seniors with supervised day-time recreation and care. For more information please call Leah Deslauriers at 604 638 7275.

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 Leamore Cohen at 604.638.7288 or email.

Do you have a room to rent or a secondary suite available? Jewish Family Services 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.

Jewish Federation gratefully acknowledges its corporate sponsors

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