• Providing support for those who need it most More

  • Enriching our children in their formative years More

  • Ensuring everyone is welcome in our community More

  • Removing financial barriers to living Jewishly More

  • Building for the future More

  • Maintaining our traditions More

  • Facilitating growth and enrichment More

Upcoming Events: 

  • YLD Purim Party

    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Jews Gone YLD Purim Party! Music & Dancing at the Libertine (223 - 8th Avenue S.W.) The theme is "Heroes & Villains". Prizes for best Costumes. Door open at 7:30 pm, March 7, 2015. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Students are $25. Your ticket includes a free drink, food & entertainment. For more information, email Diana at dkalef@jewishcalgary.org or call 403-444-3154

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    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Jews Gone YLD Purim Party! Music & Dancing at the Libertine (223 - 8th Avenue S.W.) The theme is "Heroes & Villains". Prizes for best Costumes. Door open at 7:30 pm, March 7, 2015. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Students...

    Buy Your Ticket Now

    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Jews Gone YLD Purim Party! Music & Dancing at the Libertine (223 - 8th Avenue S.W.) The theme is "Heroes & Villains". Prizes for best Costum...

    Buy Your Ticket Now

    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Jews Gone YLD Purim Party! Music & Dancing at the Libertine (223 - 8th ...

    Buy Your Ticket Now

    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Jews Gone YLD Purim Party! Musi...

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    Join the Calgary YLD for the annual Je...

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    Join the Calg...

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  • PJ Library - The Mitten String

    Come hear the story, especially written
    ‘Bout a wonderful girl who’s a mensch that made mittens.
    Moreover, you know, there’ll be fun things to make
    And some yummy nosh-munchies for all to partake.
    Morah Amy is bringing her tale-telling voice
    We do hope that coming is your very first choice!

    March 15 • 10:30am - Noon • JCC
    For information phone Kathie Wainer at
    403-537-8592

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the story, especially written
    ‘Bout a wonderful girl who’s a mensch that made mittens.
    Moreover, you know, there’ll be fun things to make
    And some yummy nosh-munchies for all to partake.
    Morah Amy is bringing her tale-telling voice
    We do hope that coming i...

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the story, especially written
    ‘Bout a wonderful girl who’s a mensch that made mittens.
    Moreover, you know, there’ll be fun things to make
    And some yummy nosh-...

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the story, especially written
    ‘Bout a wonderful girl who’s a mensch that made mittens.
    More...

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the story, especially written
    ‘Bout a wonderful girl wh...

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the story, especially writte...

    Or email Kathie now

    Come hear the...

    Or email Kathie now
  • Body and Soul

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. Followed by a discussion with special guest producer/director Gloria Greenfield. Co-sponsored by Calgary Jewish Federation and the Calgary Council of Christians and Jews. March 19, 7:30pm, Temple B'nai Tikvah. For more information, contact Judy Shapiro at jshapiro@jewishcalgary.org or 403-444-3153.

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. Followed by a discussion with special guest producer/director Gloria Greenfield. Co-sponsored by Calgary Jewish Federation and the Calgary Council of Christians and Jews. March 19, 7:30pm, Temple B'nai Tikvah. ...

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. Followed by a discussion with special guest producer/director Gloria Greenfield. Co-sponsored by Calgary Jewis...

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. Followed by a discussion with special gu...

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. ...

    A film exploring the deep connection between the Jewish p...

    A film exploring the deep connec...

    A film exploring the d...

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    Calgary Jewish Federation/UJA Tribute Cards invites submissions from visual artists! We are designing new tribute cards and want to showcase works by talented community artists willing to volunteer cover art.

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    Calgary Jewish Federation/UJA Tribute Cards invites submissions from visual artists! We are designing new tribute cards and want to showcase works by talented community artists willing to volunteer cover art.

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    Calgary Jewish Federation/UJA Tribute Cards invites submissions from visual artists! We are designing new tribute cards and want to showcase works by talented community artists willing to...

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    Calgary Jewish Federation/UJA Tribute Cards invites submissions from visual artists! We are designing new tribute car...

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Making Jewish Life More Affordable:

  • The 2015 Integrated Bursary Program application now available

    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to make the process of applying for a bursary more dignified, anonymous, effective and fair. Families are able to apply just one time because all the schools, programs and services covered by bursaries are on one application form. This application is completed one time for the entire year for all family members.

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    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to make the process of applying for a bursary more dignified, anonymous, effective and fair. Families are able to apply just one time because all the schools, programs and services covered by bursaries are on one application form. This applicat...

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    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to make the process of applying for a bursary more dignified, anonymous, effective and fair. Families are able to apply just one time because al...

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    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to make the process of applying for a bursary more dignified, anonymous, e...

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    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to make the process of applying fo...

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    The Integrated Bursary Program was created to m...

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  • One Happy Camper - Grants up to $1,000.00 for 1st-timers

    Jewish Camp is more than just a camp with Jewish kids - it allows campers to explore their connection to Judaism in a meaningful way while having the time of their lives. Jewish camp create a community of campers and young leaders who feel sure of themselves and proud of their heritage. Email Judy: jshapiro@jewishcalgary.org for more information. Please note: this program is only available for first-time campers and for those who do not attend a Jewish Day School.

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    Jewish Camp is more than just a camp with Jewish kids - it allows campers to explore their connection to Judaism in a meaningful way while having the time of their lives. Jewish camp create a community of campers and young leaders who feel sure of themselves and proud of their heritage...

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    Jewish Camp is more than just a camp with Jewish kids - it allows campers to explore their connection to Judaism in a meaningful way while having the time of their lives. Jewish camp cre...

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    Jewish Camp is more than just a camp with Jewish kids - it allows campers to explore their connection to Judaism in a...

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    Jewish Camp is more than just a camp with Jewish kids - it allows campers to ...

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  • We Are Inclusive

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children and adults with disabilities as well as their families. If you or a loved one needs special accommodations to participate in our programs, activities or services, please contact Judy Shapiro- 403-444-3153.

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children and adults with disabilities as well as their families. If you or a loved one needs special accommodations to participate in our programs, activities or services, please contact Judy Shapiro- 403-444-3153.

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children and adults with disabilities as well as their families. If you or a loved one needs special accommodations to participate in our programs, ...

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children and adults with disabilities as well as their families. If you or a l...

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children and adults with disabilities a...

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcomes and supports children ...

    Calgary Jewish Federation welcom...

    Calgary Jewish Federat...