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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

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

Run With Us at the Toronto Marathon! 🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️

April 5, 2019 Dear Friends, We are proud to announce that after many years of volunteering, B’nai Brith Canada is an official charity partner with the Toronto Marathon! If you are participating as a runner, please consider raising funds for Canada’s oldest independent Jewish organization. Continue reading

Superstars Dionne and Hawley Returning to B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

Sandy Hawley                                           Marcel Dionne  March 11, 2019 By Marty YorkChief Media Relations & Communications OfficerB'nai Brith Canada By popular demand, NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne and horse-racing legend Sandy Hawley will return as participating celebrities at the next B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic, which will take place at the Club at Bond Head on Wed., June 12 , 2019. If you haven't registered to participate yet in the 4th Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic, and you'd like to, please do so quickly as we are rapidly approaching a sellout -- and we are not exaggerating. To register as a player, click here.  Continue reading

Help Us Support the Needy This Purim

Sponsor a B'nai Brith food bag and support the members of our community living at or below the poverty line   March 8, 2019 Dear Friends,  Each year, in the days leading up to the Jewish holiday of Purim, volunteers with B’nai Brith Canada help us package and deliver holiday-themed food bags to the most vulnerable members of our community, including seniors, widows and widowers, Holocaust survivors, and individuals with disabilities.  Continue reading

Israeli Paraplegic Bobsledder Competes Against Able-Bodied Athletes

Dave Nicholls and Ilya Malikin in Whistler, B.C. March 7, 2019 By David GrossmanSpecial to B'nai Brith Canada WHISTLER – Some said it could not be done. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Welcomes New National Sports Director

Avi Ritter March 5, 2019 By Jayme KalpinB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Avi Ritter to the position of National Sports Director. Continue reading

Prolific Jewish Impresario Sheldon Kagan Pens his Biography

March 4, 2019 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL – I do not read a lot of books, but when one of Canada’s most prolific Jewish impresarios offered to send me a copy of his recently published biography, how could I say no? Not In A Shy Way: The Sheldon Kagan Story is such an excellent piece of work I devoured every page in one sitting. Continue reading

Canada Chooses Jewish Head of Mission for Second Time

Ari Grossman Feb. 28, 2019 By B'nai Brith Canada Staff WATERLOO, Ont. – For Ari Grossman, there is nothing greater in the world of sport than to see Canadian athletes excel on the international stage. Continue reading
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