Yom Hashoah

Community Holocaust Commemoration

Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) is designated by the State of Israel on the Hebrew date of 27 Nisan. The community joins together in our annual memorial (yizkor) service, presented in partnership with several community organizations.

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Survivor Testimony: The Fate of the Individual During the Holocaust


Sunday April 23, 2017 @2:00 PM
Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Ave, Toronto

Free of charge.

Simultaneous and related program: at
Miles Nadal JCC
750 Spadina Avenue, Toronto
416.635.2883 ext. 5301

Presented by:
Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre, UJA Federation of Greater Toronto
FAST Fighting Antisemitism Together

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS: B’nai Brith Canada, Canadian Society for Yad Vashem, Canadian Jewish Holocaust, Survivors and Descendants, Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs, Consulate General of Israel, General Wingate Branch 256, Royal Canadian Legion, Hillel Ontario, Jewish War Veterans of Canada, Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, The Azrieli Foundation, Toronto Board of Rabbis, Toronto Council of Hazzanim, Vaad Ha’Rabbanim

2016 EVENT 
Struggling to Maintain the Human Spirit during the Holocaust

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Toronto Centre for the Arts (5040 Yonge Street at Sheppard Avenue)

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