Winds of Change for Eabametoong First Nation
The National Social Action Committee (NSAC) was the incubator for this successful undertaking working with Ken Caplan, the town of Markham and Eabametoong First Nation to establish a cultural tourism collaboration, the first-ever twinning of a northern fly-in community and a southern Ontario municipality.
“Boat People” Reunion Part of 60th Celebrations!
Social Action has always been central to life at Temple Emanu-El. Toronto and members have involved themselves in many important causes over the years. As part of commemoration of the Temple’s 60th Anniversary on November 17th, the congregation attended a program celebrating a reunion of some of the “Boat People” families whom the temple helped to sponsor almost 40 years ago.
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.