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B'nai Brith Updates

2017 Softball Registration Now Open!

Registration for the 2017 B'nai Brith Softball league is NOW OPEN! Continue reading

Hanukkah Gift Bag Giveaway at the Bagel Club!

B'nai Brith COO Judy Foldes presents a Hanukkah gift bag to a member of the Bagel Club By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada Even though several volunteers had spent many hours packaging and distributing gift bags to the less fortunate, there was still one more place to go to cap off our amazing annual Hanukkah food drive. Continue reading

A Success Story in the Making -- B’nai Brith Women’s Basketball League

Group shot of "The Basket Cases", one of the B'nai Brith Women's Basketball League team .Back row: (left to right) Mira Miller, Shawna Rubin, Andrea Berman. Front row: (left to right) Randi Goodman, Cindy Maker, Sue Wolff, Brigitte Levine (Credit: David Grossman) By David GrossmanSpecial to B'nai Brith It’s game day. Not your typical sports escapade when people flock to the television, while others grab the refreshments to check out scores, wins and what team grabs professional sports bragging rights. Continue reading

Celebrating the Château B’nai Brith Groundbreaking in Montreal

Harvey Levine, Regional Director of B’nai Brith in Quebec, Lynn Weinstein and Eric Bissell at the groundbreaking of Château B’nai Brith in MontrealLe Directeur régional de B’nai Brith au Québec, Monsieur Harvey Levine accompagné de Madame Lynn Weinstein et de Monsieur Eric Bissell à l’inauguration des travaux du Château B’nai Brith à Montréal (Credit: Mike Cohen) By Mike CohenQuebec Bureau ChiefB’nai Brith Canada B’nai Brith Canada held its official groundbreaking ceremony Monday for a much anticipated $26-million, 129-unit subsidized seniors’ residence. Continue reading

League for Human Rights Hosts Briefing on U.S. Election with Professor Aurel Braun

University of Toronto professor Aurel Braun (Credit: CTV News) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada's League for Human Rights hosted a conference call on Tuesday, Nov. 15 featuring renowned University of Toronto professor Aurel Braun, briefing League volunteers on what the U.S. election results mean for Canada and the world.  Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Wins Circle of Care Award

(L) Arnold Foss, Circle of Care's Director, Holocaust Survivor Services Funds & Community Relations with Elyse Gruenspan, B'nai Brith Canada's Office Administrator (holding the Circle of Care's "People Helping People" Award plaque) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is honoured to be the recipient of Circle of Care's "People Helping People Award" in recognition of the nearly two-decade long partnership between the two organizations. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Remembrance Day Service in Montreal

B'nai Brith will be holding a Remembrance Day Service at the Baron de Hirsch Cemetery in Montreal. Details on the event can be viewed via the flier below. Continue reading

Round Trip for 4, Acura TLX, and MORE Up for Grabs at B’nai Brith Auction

B’nai Brith Canada’s 2016 Human Rights Gala honouring Canadian music legend and humanitarian David Foster takes place this Thursday, Nov. 10 at the Mattamy Centre in Toronto. Continue reading

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
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