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B'nai Brith Updates

Daughter of Schindler's List Survivors to Appear in Winnipeg

B'nai Brith Canada is proud to be one of the hosts of an event on October 6 featuring Clila Bau, the daughter of Holocaust survivors who were saved by Oscar Schindler. Continue reading

Deborah Lyons, New Canadian Ambassador to Israel, Visits B'nai Brith

Top Row (L-R): Irving Weisdorf, Aurel Braun, Aidan Fishman, Amanda Hohmann, Joseph Shier.Bottom Row (L-R): MP Ali Ehsassi, MP Judy Sgro, MP Marco Mendicino, Canadian Ambassador to Israel Designate Deborah Lyons, MP Michael Levitt, Avi Behar By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith was honoured and pleased to welcome Deborah Lyons, the new Canadian Ambassador to Israel, to its national office. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Meets With Ambassador of Israel to the United States

Michael Mostyn (right), CEO of B'nai Brith Canada, and Sheila Mostyn (left), Senior Vice President, B'nai B'rith International, pose with Ron Dermer, Ambassador of Israel to the United States, at the B’nai B’rith International Leadership Forum. Continue reading

Fallen Jewish-Canadian Soldiers Honoured at Pre-Jewish Holiday Ceremony in Montreal

Corporal Rachel Dumas 34 Canadian Brigade Group plays The Last Post the Erev Yom Tov ceremony at the Baron de Hirsch Cemetery in Montreal on September 11, 2016. A community-wide, pre-Jewish holiday (Erev Yom Tov) ceremony was held in Montreal 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 to honour Jewish-Canadian soldiers who fell in battle in the First and Second World Wars, defending democracy. Continue reading

First Hot Meal Event at B'nai Brith Senior Residence in Toronto

  B'nai Brith's Senior Citizen Residence at 4300 Bathurst Street in Toronto By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada Residents of B'nai Brith's 4300 Bathurst Street Senior Citizen Residence in Toronto were treated to a very special hot meal event as part of a new seniors' program initiative. Continue reading

B'nai Brith at the Anne Frank Exhibition in Winnipeg

By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith in Winnipeg was pleased to have brought a group to recently attend the Anne Frank Exhibition, which was presented at the Winnipeg Millennium Library. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada names Ryan Bellerose Advocacy Coordinator for Western Canada

B'nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Ryan Bellerose to our newly created position of Advocacy Coordinator for Western Canada. Continue reading

Quebec Government Makes Donation to Chateau B'nai Brith Project

Presenting a cheque to Harvey Levine, B'nai Brith Quebec Region Director is David Birnbaum, Liberal MNA for D'Arcy-McGee. Le député libéral de d’Arcy-McGee, David Brinbaum, qui remet un chèque au Directeur de B’nai Brith de la région du Québec, Harvey Levine Tevy PilcStaff Writer/Researcher (Chercheur/Écrivain)B'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is expressing gratitude to the Quebec government for its donation to the Chateau B’nai Brith project. Continue reading

Tilly Attends B'nai Brith Seniors' Program -- She's 109!

Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada A very special guest made an appearance at one of our bingo events for B'nai Brith Canada's seniors' program. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Day at the Winnipeg Goldeyes Game

Reggie Abercombie of the Winnipeg Goldeyes (fourth from right) poses with B'nai Brith Canada's Earl Barish (second from right), Barish's nieces, nephews and grandchildren , Goldeyes GM Andrew Collier (second from left) and the Goldeye's mascots Goldette and Goldie.   Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada To borrow a term from baseball, B'nai Brith Day at the Winnipeg Goldeyes' game this past Sunday was a big hit. Continue reading
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