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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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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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Saying Goodbye to Lindsay Kerr, Our Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement

Three years ago I attended BBYO International Convention in Dallas, Texas and confirmed a suspicion I had been feeling for quite some time. Classroom teaching was not the right match for me; what I really wanted to do was work in Jewish informal education. Shortly after my teaching term ended I began looking for work…

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NOW HIRING: Camp Kadimah Driver Summer 2020!

Job Description: Camp Driver This position requires a valid Nova Scotia Class 5 or 5R license, or equivalent. Candidates applying to this position must be comfortable with driving a cargo van at various times. The Driver’s day-to-day duties include daily mail pick-ups/drop offs, frequent pick-ups from merchants local to the Bridgewater area, and driving of…

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Hillel Atlantic Fundraiser

Hillel Atlantic Canada provides Jewish life on campus for post secondary students, faculty, and recent graduates in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland. We do this through Shabbat and holiday dinners, game nights, lunch n learns, and providing young people with the materials they need to live their Jewish life whether they are local students…

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