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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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Jewish Community Event Cancellations

Due to the ongoing situation in the world, the following events have been postponed or cancelled: PJ Library Get Together Grants (however, PJ Library will still process reports/reimbursements for any events that took place before March 17th, 2020). All May AND June 2020 Birthright Israel Trips The 2020 International March of the Living All events planned at the Saint…

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Volunteers needed for Halifax Community Purim Outreach Project!

Once again this year, Marcia Kohler is organizing a Mishloach Manot drive for Jewish senior’s living in Halifax. This project is an incredible amount of work and requires lots of volunteers. Volunteer shifts/opportunities include: Sunday March 8th, 9:00am-12:00pm: helping make Hamentashen at the Beth Israel Synagogue Sunday March 8th, 12:00pm-2:00pm (Teens Only): helping fill/assemble the…

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St. John’s, Newfoundland – Passover Order 2020

Passover Order 2020 – PROPOSAL Dear friends, It’s time to place our order for Passover foods. We must order the items by the CASE, so if the numbers do not warrant, we cannot order the item. PLEASE RESPOND BEFORE FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020 by email to Daniel Taieb, at Daniel.taieb.pro@gmail.com Payment is required in advance…

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Hamantaschen Now Available for Sale @ the Shaar

Hamantaschen are now available! Choose from traditional fruit, chocolate chip, poppy seed, jam or assorted, @ $10.00 per dozen. Interested? Contact Tamara during regular office hours.

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AJC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement

Role Overview 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 the successful candidate, you’ll be a self-starter and capable multi-tasker who will drive engagement of students, families…

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