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  • Community Service Awards

    Nominate someone today!
    Federation has four awards: Gilbert Greenberg Distinguished Service Award, Freiman Family Young Leadership Award, Shem Tov Community Volunteer Award and Student Leadership Award. Nominations are open until April 16, 2021.

  • Jewish Women Leading the Way

    Join us Sunday, March 14 to celebrate Women's Philanthropy with OPI Nail Lacquer co-founder & creative ambassador Suzi Weiss-Fischmann. Special Pre-Show Schmooze, with prizes and mingling: virtual doors will open at 4:30 pm.

  • Passover Cooking with Chef Solomonov

    Register before March 16 and have your name entered in the draw to win one of three cook books. The winners will be announced at a pre-show schmooze where we can chat, discuss recipes and catch up before the cooking demonstration!

Ottawa Jewish E-Bulletin

Stay connected! This new bi-weekly newsletter promises to inform, entertain and inspire. Sign up to receive it! Published articles will be available on the e-bulletin website at: For information about advertising contact Pauline Colwin at

Federation E-News

A once-monthly electronic newsletter that is emailed out on the third Tuesday of every month and showcases upcoming community programs and events. To be included, suggest your event to our community calendar by the second Thursday of the month. Sign up and stay informed! For more information, contact Pauline Colwin at 613-798-4696, ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish Info

Are you new to Ottawa? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Anne Read at 613-798-4696 x355.

Ottawa Jewish Archives

The archives, which has 25,000 records in its collection, is dedicated to gathering and preserving the collective memory of the Jewish community in Ottawa and welcomes donations. For more information, contact archivist Teigan Goldsmith at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.

How will you assure Jewish tomorrows?

The Jewish Federation of Ottawa
gratefully acknowledges its corporate partners.


The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation

The Foundation provides donors with the vehicle(s) or opportunities to support the long-term financial stability of the Ottawa Jewish Community. For more information, contact Micah Garten, at 613-798-4696, ext. 270.

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