JET: JET: Don’t miss the JET Yarchei Kallah: Jewish Educational Extravaganza, a week of engaging classes and lunch and learns. July 2-7. Morning Classes at Hillel Lodge. Evening Classes at the SJCC, culminating with a fabulous Shabbaton at Beit Tikvah. Special guest speakers include Shaindel Simes and Rabbi Michael Skobac, expert on Missionaries and Cults. For more information or to register: www.jetottawa.com. Early Bird Discount until June 26th. Bring a first time friend and receive 10% off on that class or program.
JEWISH WAR VETERANS SCHOLARSHIP: The Jewish War Veterans of Canada, Ottawa Post, is offering two (2) $ 1000.00 scholarships to deserving Jewish students who are graduating in 2018 from secondary school and are entering university in 2018.
Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 19 years on or before the 31st of May 2018 and be residents of the National Capital Region.
In the letter of application, candidates will provide evidence of superior qualities of leadership, good citizenship, complete school mark records including the final year, and sportsmanship at school, within the Jewish Community and community-at-large. All applicants should provide a letter stating why they think they are eligible. Enclose any supporting material that you may think relevant. All documentation must be received no later than July 13, 2018. Send Submissions to : Ruth Aaron 877 Maplecrest Avenue Ottawa, Ontario K2A 2Z7.
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES: Friendly Visitors urgently needed for JFS clients!
Active senior looking for a female volunteer with a car to take her on outings like bowling, JCC Library, AJA 50+ programs, coffee dates, etc. Carling/Preston area. Senior with mobility issues is looking for a visitor who can help with her gardening. Every 2 weeks or so. JFS neighbourhood.
Man with mental health challenges needs transportation only for groceries/ banking/ errands every second week, during morning hours. 1-2 hours maximum commitment. Very flexible on dates. Vanier area. To help, please contact: 613.722.2225, ext.315THE KOLLEL OF OTTAWA: invites you to a special farewell reception honouring Rabbi Yonah Burr and Chaya Raizy Burr, Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 7:30 pm â€“ 9:30 pm Kollel of Ottawa, 1762 Carling Avenue. Light refreshments will be served.