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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Camp Kadimah: Summer 2020

Registration for Camp Kadimah Summer 2020 is quickly approaching. Registration opens on Visitors Day, July 28th, 2019. Camp is so popular that it fills up before the end of September, so it is encouraged that you get your application in! Please apply online at Look at the brochure attached with information, dates & rates,…

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Government of Canada Adopts the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism!

On June 25th, the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, Pablo Rodriguez, announced that the Government of Canada is furthering their efforts to combat antisemitism in Canada by formally adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism as a part of its new anti-racism strategy. The IHRA definition definitively and explicitly recognizes that anti-Zionism-…

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Used Sofas for Kadimah

Are you looking to upgrade your furniture? Have any old couches sitting around that you’d like out of your hair? Kadimah is looking for donations of gently used sofas to be used at camp. Any and all donations of your gently used couches would be greatly appreciated. Please let us know if you are able…

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Halifax Partnership

“Halifax Partnership supports businesses looking to export to new markets, create innovative solutions or new products, or hire new talent. Our SmartBusiness Program can help your business grow and succeed by connecting you to the right resources and contacts quickly and at no charge. We are your one-stop shop for navigating business development programs and resources…

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The Canadian Jewish Playwriting Competition

We are just over a month away from our July 3, 2019 deadline for the Canadian Jewish Playwriting Competition. The winning playwright will receive a $1,000 prize, an 8-hour workshop with an Equity director, and up to six Equity actors. This workshop concludes in a public staged play reading presentation.  For more information about the…

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