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B'nai Brith Updates

Donations sought at B'nai Brith Canada Quebec

The Quebec Region of B'nai Brith Canada is collecting nonperishable goods, outerwear, underwear, and hygiene products for adults, children and babies as an ongoing project. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Appoints Jay Harris Chair of the Board

B’nai Brith is delighted to announce that Jay Harris is the organization’s new Chair of the Board. Continue reading

Volunteer Recognition Night in Montreal

Attendees dance at the Volunteer Night in Montreal on July 20, 2016 Les participants dansent à la Soirée des bénévoles à Montréal le 20 juillet 2016 The Residence B'nai Brith House in Montreal celebrated its 10th anniversary on July 20, 2016 by honouring the many volunteers who help each day with serving food to the residents, assisting with activities and field trips and packing food baskets. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Congratulates Deborah Lyons, New Canadian Ambassador to Israel

By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Deborah Lyons has been appointed the new ambassador of Canada to Israel by Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion, replacing Vivian Bercovici. Continue reading

Large Turnout for AMIA Community Commemoration in Winnipeg

Attendees for the 22nd AMIA Community Commemoration ceremony Berney Theater at the Asper Jewish Community Campus in Winnipeg.   By Tevy Pilc & Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada More than 200 people and several political dignitaries packed the Berney Theater at the Asper Jewish Community Campus in Winnipeg Monday night for the 22nd AMIA Community Commemoration ceremony. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Statement on Prime Minister Trudeau's Auschwitz-Birkenau Visit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp Sunday to pay tribute to the millions who were massacred during the Holocaust. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Stands in Solidarity with Victims of Dallas Shooting

Last night, snipers fatally shot five officers and wounded seven others during a demonstration in downtown Dallas. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Commends Government Condemning Remarks by Abbas

B'nai Brith Canada applauds the office of Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion for its condemnation of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's medieval antisemitic remarks. Continue reading

B'nai Brith welcomes Israel/Turkey agreement

Photo Credit: Shutterstock B’nai Brith Canada welcomes the arrival of a new agreement between Israel and Turkey that will reestablish diplomatic ties between the two countries. Continue reading
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