• Take action against antisemitism now

    Jewish Federations across Canada have reported a a sharp rise in antisemitism. Please join us in asking our federal government to convene an emergency summit to address growing this issue for the benefit of all Canadians.


    Thank you to those who attended our special AGM, and Mazel Tov to our community award recipients. A recording of the event can be found at the link below. Our Annual Report can be found lower on this page and under the Resources/Reports tab in the navigation bar.

  • Help assure Jewish futures

    Legacy donors are individuals like you who care about the Jewish community and want to guarantee that Jewish Ottawa thrives so we can promise our children, grandchildren and generations to come that they too will enjoy meaningful Jewish lives.

Ottawa Jewish E-Bulletin

Stay connected! This new bi-weekly newsletter promises to inform, entertain and inspire. Sign up to receive it! Published articles will be available on the e-bulletin website at: http://www.ottawajewishbulletin.com. For information about advertising contact Pauline Colwin at pcolwin@jewishottawa.com.

Federation E-News

A once-monthly electronic newsletter that is emailed out on the third Tuesday of every month and showcases upcoming community programs and events. To be included, suggest your event to our community calendar by the second Thursday of the month. Sign up and stay informed! For more information, contact Pauline Colwin at 613-798-4696, ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish Info

Are you new to Ottawa? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Anne Read at 613-798-4696 x355.

Ottawa Jewish Archives

The archives, which has 25,000 records in its collection, is dedicated to gathering and preserving the collective memory of the Jewish community in Ottawa and welcomes donations. For more information, contact archivist Teigan Goldsmith at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.

The Jewish Federation of Ottawa
gratefully acknowledges its corporate partners.


The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation

The Foundation provides donors with the vehicle(s) or opportunities to support the long-term financial stability of the Ottawa Jewish Community. For more information, contact Micah Garten, at 613-798-4696, ext. 270.

How will you assure Jewish tomorrows?

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