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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Canadian Fund for the Victims of Poway

In the wake of Saturday’s tragic shooting in Poway, California, Jewish Federations of Canada – UIA – our parent organization – has set up a fund for Canadians who wish to donate in support of the victims and their families. Funds raised will be distributed through the Jewish Federation of San Diego County to support…

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Israeli Wine Available in the HRM For Passover

WINES FROM ISRAEL FOR PASSOVER Yarden brand Israeli Kosher for Passover wines are definitely available in Metro Halifax for the Holidays.  Both the Yarden Hermon Red and the Yarden Hermon White are available at seven NSLC outlets in Metro:  The Port, Bayers Lake, Portland Street, Mill Cove, Larry Uteck, Fall River, and Tantallon. Also in…

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Shaar Shalom Gift Shop is Passover Ready!!

Shaar Shalom Gift Shop is ready for Passover!  Are you?  We have seder plates at various prices,  Matzo and Afikomen covers, Matzo boxes, haggadahs, as well as some novelty items like matzo oven mitts and plague toys. We even have a Gefilte Fish dog toy!  The Gift Shop is open during regular synagogue office hours.…

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Kosher for Passover Products in Saint John

The No Frills in Saint John has a huge range of Kosher for Passover groceries as well as frozen and fresh goods.

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Passover Foods now available at Sobeys and Joseph Howe Superstore

Sobeys has just put out a large selection of kosher groceries.  NOT ALL OF THE ITEMS ON THE SHELVES ARE MARKED FOR PASSOVER, SO BE SURE TO CHECK!!! Located at the back of the store in the area of the kosher meat and frozen products. There is currently no jam, but another order may be…

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