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Check Mate! B'nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament a Great Success

Competitors face off at the B'nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament  at the Asper Community Centre in Winnipeg WINNIPEG – It was a "rooking" time at the Asper Community Centre in Winnipeg last Sunday, as B'nai Brith Canada's Midwest Region held its Third Annual B'nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Visits Montreal Charities for 'Day of Goodwill'

L to R at the Miriam Centre in Montreal: Marisa Mastrocola (Manager for Adult Clinical Services), Barbara Richardson (Educator), Leanne Fiddler (Educator), Joanne Cutler, (Chairman of Community Services, B’nai Brith Quebec), Daniel Amar, (Coordinator), Harvey Levine, (Executive Director, B’nai Brith Quebec), Sean Stirrup (Educator). By Joanne CutlerChair of Community ServicesB’nai Brith Canada - Quebec Region Throughout its history, B'nai Brith has been a formidable institution of charity in Canada. We at B'nai Brith Canada feel it's our duty to support the most vulnerable members of our community as it makes a genuinely positive impact on the world – a pivotal pillar in our mandate. And in the Quebec region, we take particular pride in providing assistance to those in need. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament in Winnipeg

On Sunday, Oct. 30, B'nai Brith Canada's Midwest Region will be holding its 3rd annual "B'nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament" at the Asper Community Centre in Winnipeg. Come watch 22 Manitoba chess masters duel it out in five rounds of intense chess competition! Continue reading

B'nai Brith Seniors go Apple Picking!

B'nai Brith supporters spend an afternoon at Chudleigh's in Halton Hills, Ont.  By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada For a beautiful fall afternoon in southern Ontario, members of B'nai Brith Canada's senior program couldn't have "picked" a better place to spend it. Continue reading

Sign Up for B'nai Brith's Human Rights Initiative Grant

By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada-Midwest Region and The League for Human Rights are proud to announce the launch of a new human rights initiative grant in Manitoba. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Welcomes Israel's Former President of the Supreme Court

Dr. Asher Grunis speaks at the University of Windsor on September 20. By Daniel KorenMedia CoordinatorB'nai Brith Canada B’nai Brith Canada welcomed this week Dr. Asher Grunis, President of the Supreme Court of Israel, in Toronto for a national speaking tour to discuss the role the Supreme Court plays in Israeli democracy. Continue reading

Consul General of Israel to Toronto and Western Canada Visits B'nai Brith

Back Row (L-R): Judy Foldes, Joseph Shier, Rick OrzyFront Row (L-R): Galit Baram, Amanda Hohmann, Jay Harris, Michael Mostyn By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith was pleased and honoured to welcome Galit Baram, the Consul General of Israel to Toronto and Western Canada, to its national office. Continue reading

Daughter of Schindler's List Survivors to Appear in Winnipeg

B'nai Brith Canada is proud to be one of the hosts of an event on October 6 featuring Clila Bau, the daughter of Holocaust survivors who were saved by Oscar Schindler. Continue reading

Deborah Lyons, New Canadian Ambassador to Israel, Visits B'nai Brith

Top Row (L-R): Irving Weisdorf, Aurel Braun, Aidan Fishman, Amanda Hohmann, Joseph Shier.Bottom Row (L-R): MP Ali Ehsassi, MP Judy Sgro, MP Marco Mendicino, Canadian Ambassador to Israel Designate Deborah Lyons, MP Michael Levitt, Avi Behar By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith was honoured and pleased to welcome Deborah Lyons, the new Canadian Ambassador to Israel, to its national office. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Meets With Ambassador of Israel to the United States

Michael Mostyn (right), CEO of B'nai Brith Canada, and Sheila Mostyn (left), Senior Vice President, B'nai B'rith International, pose with Ron Dermer, Ambassador of Israel to the United States, at the B’nai B’rith International Leadership Forum. Continue reading
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