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Representing Vibrant Jewish Communities in Canada

The Canadian Council for Reform Judaism and the URJ Canada Steering Committee represent 27 Reform Congregations from Montreal to Vancouver with over 30,000 affiliated members. Our temples provide a welcoming, inclusive and egalitarian worship environment that encourages life-long learning, tikkun olam and a sense of community. In addition to our communal worship, our vibrant educational programs for youth and adults alike inspire us to uphold our Jewish values and traditions.

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Winds of Change for Eabametoong First Nation

On May 4th and 5 th, 2017, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Markham Regional Councillor Nirmala Armstrong, and Markham Councillor Logan Kanapathi visited the remote northern Ontario community of Eabametoong First Nation. 

The Great Lakes Water Walk & Celebration

The National Social Action Committee (NSAC) has partnered with Ecologos to work with the Indigenous Community in support of the 2017 Great Lakes Water Walk and Celebration events scheduled.

Toronto's Reform Mikvah Gets a Decorative Facelift

The Reform Mikvah of Greater Toronto recently underwent an artistic beautification with the help of local artist Sara Bates. The spectacular new murals, painted just this past July, grace the walls of the mikvah and reflect our deeply rooted progressive Jewish values. 

Syrian family reunited in Montreal thanks to Westmount Jewish community

Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom welcomes first of two sponsored Syrian familie

Faith based organizations form 'ring of peace' around Vaughan mosque

Despite frigid temperatures, more than 100 people from across the community – of all faiths – stood in solidarity with their Muslim neighbours in a “ring of peace” at the Jaffari Community Centre March 3. JCC – situated on Bathurst Street – is at the heart of a multicultural community where people of different faiths co-exist peacefully. 

Temple Har Zion Partners With Mosque Next Door to Sponsor Syrian Refugees

The National Social Action Committee (NSAC) of the CCRJ and URJ Camp George are pleased to invite you to join us for a Social Action weekend June 2-4th, 2017 at URJ Camp George.  ​