The Atlantic Jewish Council

Welcome to the Atlantic Jewish Council

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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The AJC’s 16th Annual Holocaust Education Week

Saint John: October 6, 2019Halifax: October 30 – November 7, 2019 “Were the House Still Standing” Film Presentation and Talk by Robert KatzOct. 6th | 2PM | Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Katz, a professor of Art at the University of Maine, Augusta, is the co-creator of WTHSS, an exhibit commissioned as a permanent installation…

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Registration for Camp Kadimah: Summer 2020 is now OPEN!

Camp Kadimah is the AJC’s overnight Jewish summer camp located on the shores of Lake William on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. Every summer, Jewish youth ages 7-16 gather to experience unwavering friendships, Jewish values, strong Zionist ties, and an authentic down-to-earth attitude for life.  Camp Kadimah is very popular, and therefore, it fills…

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AJC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: General Business Administrative Assistant

Contract Term: August 27th– Dec. 31st, 2019; possibility for renewed contract term in 2020Hours per week: ~20 (Typically Mon-Thurs.; 10-3 with flexibility; some evening/weekend work required)Hourly wage: $15-$20 per hour Location: The Atlantic Jewish Council’s office (5670 Spring Garden Rd, Suite 309, Halifax, NS, B3J 1H6) Responsibilities: Acting as the first line of communication with…

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AJC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement

The Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement is a creative, engaging, and enthusiastic individual with a strong background in Jewish and Israel education, capable of working both independently and as part of a team. As a successful candidate, you’ll be a self-starter and capable multi-tasker who will drive engagement of students, families with young…

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Shalom Magazine: Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 issue of Shalom Magazine is now available to read for free in digital copy! Read all of the latest stories from our local communities.

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