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The Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC) has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in the Atlantic Canadian provinces since 1975, acting as the organized Jewish community’s representative and program/service provider for non-religious matters.

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Shalom Magazine Fall 2020

Dear Friends, Please find below a link to our Fall 2020 edition of Shalom Magazine. As a reminder, in our new electronic version of Shalom, simply click on a title in the table of contents to go to a specific article or click on an advertisement to learn more about the company behind it. If you…

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Order your Rosh HaShannah Greeting Cards from the AJC Today!

A minimum donation of $18 required per individual card;A$50 donation allows you up to 5 cards Make a donation to the AJC in a family’s honour for Rosh HaShannah and we’ll send them a beautiful RH-themed card with a personalized message from you inside! THERE ARE 3 EASY WAYS TO ORDER YOUR RH GREETING CARDS…

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The Halifax Hebrew School Welcomes Atlantic Canadian Children to enroll in their Tuesday Afternoon Virtual Classes!

If you have a child living in Atlantic Canada in Grades 2-7 who might be interested in enrolling virtually in the Halifax Hebrew School’s weekly Tuesday afternoon classes this academic year, please contact Kate Burgess (generalmanager@theshaar.ca) for more information. No minimum level of knowledge required.

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Hundreds of Kosher Israeli Products available for Delivery across Atlantic Canada

From “Taste of Homeland” with Two Locations in Moncton & Woodstoc

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2 Islanders make Chatelaine’s Black Canadians Making Change List

An Article published on Sept. 2nd, 2020 on CBC.ca that profiles ShamaraBaidoobonso, the Treasurer of the PEIJC (The Prince Edward Island Jewish Community Organization) Two Prince Edward Islanders have been recognized by Chatelaine magazine for their leadership. Shamara Baidoobonso, a provincial epidemiologist, and Tamara Steele, president of the Black Cultural Society of P.E.I., are on…

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