Dear Member, Our world has turned upside down with the unwelcome arrival of Covid-19. Coming to an almost standstill in mid-March, we are only beginning to see glimmers of recovery. How has this affected women? Balancing a life of family, work and community,.. ...Read more
Irwin Cotler, Chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, Professor Emeritus of Law at McGill University and former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada was the keynote speaker at the International Council of Jewish Women Spring Executive Meeting in Toronto on May 26 . ...Read more
On June 27th, we celebrated the installation of the commemorative plaque created by the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada and Parks Canada outside of 44 St. George Street, our first home. ...Read more
This year our AGM was held in Winnipeg and was a great success.
This was my first full AGM that I ran since becoming President of NCJWC. The agenda was full, and the atmosphere powerful. The National body meets formally only once per year over 2 days; not a long period of time. Those in attendance were totally engaged and were all involved in the discussions and decisions made. ...Read more
It was an honour and privilege to attend the ICJW Convention in Australia May 27-30. Debbie Wasserman, NCJWC President and I were the 2 representatives from Canada. This was my first time in Australia and it was a wonderful experience. ...Read more