The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation is proud to be celebrating 50 years of service to our community. We will be celebrating the founders, leaders and donors who have contributed to shape and support Foundation.


 

WATCH VIDEOS FROM PAST EVENTS

Please enjoy the recordings of our special Speaker Series events featuring Mark Wilf and Roger Greenberg, from March 31 and Naomi Azrieli, of the Azrieli Foundation, held March 3.

NFL Meets CFL

A conversation between Mark Wilf (Minnesota Vikings) and Roger Greenberg (Ottawa Redblacks)

Naomi Azrieli

Naomi Azrieli, Chair and CEO, Azrieli Foundation: "A Family Legacy of Philanthropy and Resiliency"


CELEBRATING 50 YEARS





May 2021 - Behind the Scenes - our professional team, committees and volunteers (to come)

June 2021 - In Depth with Torah Day School Of Ottawa (to come)

July 2021 - Foundation by the numbers (to come)

August 2021 - In Depth with Tamir (to come)

September 2021 - Interview with Founder Bernie Shinder (to come)

October 2021 - In Depth with Jewish Family Services (to come)

November 2021 - Foundation Chairs in Review (to come)

December 2021 - In Depth with the Ottawa Jewish Community School (to come)

We hope you enjoy the winning submissions.

Left to right:

“The Twelve Tribes” by Stephanie Moore

“Tulip and Branches” photographed by Barbara Legowski

“Apples and Potted Plant” by Rachel Benmergui

“Menorah” by Floralove Katz

“Seder Plate” by Rayna Gorber

Thank you to all artists who answered our call to celebrate Foundation's 50th Anniversary with new Tribute cards!


David Loeb  (President of Va’ad Ha’ir and OJCF) presenting a plaque to Maureen and Henry Molot 1981. Hillel Academy Endowment Fund

 

The Ottawa Jewish Archives
Coming in 2021, The Ottawa Jewish Archives will be a sharing a special 'Treasure Chest' of unmarked, found photos - and your help identifying people and places will be appreciated! We need your input!
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