Calgary Jewish Federation's Jewish Adult Calgary (JAC) is committed to supporting and connecting the under 40 community by engaging in Jewish life and culture, social and family events, tikkun olam (repairing the world) and fundraising, leadership development, and education. ​


Get to know JAC! 


For more information, contact Danielle Braitman, 403-444-3146.






Here are our JACfit plans for the summer:


* Sunday June 24 | Intro to Trail Running | 10am - 12pm
* Sunday July 15 | Hike at Barrier Lake  |  10am
* Sunday July 29 | Hike at Nihahi Ridge  |  10am
* Sunday August 12 | Trail Run – Bragg Creek  |  10am
* Sunday August 26 | Join a baseball team for JNF Pitch for Israel | more info soon.

For more info, contact Danielle Braitman, 403-444-3146


Every first Thursday of the month at 5:30, meet with friends - new and old - for a drink and a schmooze after work. Locations vary.

  • Volunteering with JAC

    Canvass for the UJA campaign, plan events, volunteer at events, recruit sponsors and more.

    To volunteer: Call Diana at (403) 444-3154

  • JACfit

    Watch here for a great variety of winter and summer outdoor group activities through JACfit.

  • JAC - Events and Activities

    Calgary YLD has a fantastic array of programming ranging from Mad Men Purim Parties to Beer Gardens to concerts for the whole family.

  • Ben-Gurion Society

    The Ben-Gurion Society (BGS) is a national donor recognition society for young adults, ages 25-45, who make a contribution of $1,000 or more to the annual UJA campaign. As a member of BGS, you are part of a vibrant network of thousands of young men and women across North America making a difference in your community, in Israel and in countries around the world.

Our Dedicated JAC Committee

Mira Feldman - JAC Chair
Danielle Braitman - JAC Campaign Chair
Jon Thomas
Daniel Prupas
Laura Moser


Past Chairs:

Sydney Truax and Brad Libin (June 2014 - June 2017)

Jeremy & Hadassah Pertman (May 2013 - May 2014)

Jordan Balaban & Cali Margolus (Jan 2012 - April 2013)

Michelle Jacobson & Alisa Singer  (Jan 2010 - Dec 2011)

Danny Zilnik & Leah Zilnik  (Apr. 2008 – Dec. 2009)

Micah Libin & Thu Libin  (Jun. 2006 – Mar. 2008)