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Alarming Audit Results Concern Quebec Jewish Community Leaders

B'nai Brith Canada Quebec delegation presents the 2018 Audit of Antisemitic Incidents May 3, 2019 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL – B’nai Brith Canada released its 2018 Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents this week. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Reps Propose Outline to House of Commons on Combating Online Hate

MP Arif Virani, B'nai Brith Canada reps David Matas and Brian Herman, MP Anthony Housefather, MP Tracey Ramsey, and MP Michael Barrett in Ottawa May 2, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – Recommendations on how to better combat online hatred were made Thursday by B’nai Brith Canada representatives to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. Continue reading

CFL Hall of Famer Damon Allen to Appear at B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

TORONTO – Superstar quarterback Damon Allen, who combined to pass and rush for more yardage than any player in professional football history, will participate in the 4th Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic at the Club at Bond Head on Wed., June 12, 2019. Continue reading

A New Normal? Antisemitism in Canada Sets Record for Third Consecutive Year

April 29, 2019 OTTAWA – For the third consecutive year, records were set in 2018 for antisemitism in Canada. Continue reading

Attack on Jewish Cafe in Winnipeg was 'Staged,' Police Say

April 24, 2019 Dear Friends, On behalf of B’nai Brith Canada, I would like to convey how shocked and disturbed we were to learn that police concluded Wednesday the recent attack at BerMax Caffé in Winnipeg, initially described as antisemitic, was staged. Continue reading

OSCE Report on Canada Cites B’nai Brith Recommendations on Combating Antisemitism

Rabbi Andrew Baker (left) meets with B'nai Brith's Brian Herman in Ottawa in October 2018 April 19, 2019 OTTAWA – The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the world's largest security-oriented intergovernmental organization, published a review of work on antisemitism in Canada last week, citing several recommendations from B’nai Brith Canada, and resources such as the Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents. Continue reading

Please Help Us Support Our Community This Passover

Dear Friends, Tomorrow marks the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover, which celebrates our freedom and independence as a people. Continue reading

Canada Must Immediately List IRGC as Terror Group

April 8, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – On the heels of the historic U.S. decision to label the entirety of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group, B’nai Brith Canada is urging the Government of Canada to follow suit. Continue reading

First Music Brunch of Spring a Success

Participants take part in the B'nai Brith "Music Brunch for Seniors" on April 7, 2019 in Montreal April 8, 2019 MONTREAL – B'nai Brith Canada launched into Spring this weekend with its eighth Music Brunch for Seniors event! Our wonderful staff and volunteers welcomed over 120 senior guests, their caregivers, spouses and family members to The Adath Synagogue for a rousing performance by the Bagg Street Klezmer Band. Check out a sneak peak of their performance below. Continue reading

Former NHL Stars Returning for Our 4th Annual Charity Golf Classic 🏌️‍♀️🏌️‍♂️

Great form from Gary Leeman at the 2017 B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic   April 5, 2019 They’re baaaaackkkkk. With only nine weeks left before tee-off, we are thrilled to announce that former NHL stars Mike Palmateer and Gary Leeman will be back to sign autographs, schmooze and shake hands as participating celebrities at our 4th Annual Charity Golf Classic, which will be held at the Club at Bond Head on Wed., June 12, 2019. Continue reading
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