• Get a Jumpstart on Jewish life!

    Jewish Jumpstart is a membership discount incentive, intended for Jewish individuals and families who are not yet members at an Ottawa synagogue or the Soloway JCC. This is Federation's way to say welcome to the community!

  • Annual General Meeting

    The Jewish Federation of Ottawa will hold its 85th Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 7 pm in the Social Hall of the Joseph and Rose Ages Family Building, 21 Nadolny Sachs Pvt. The entire Jewish community is invited to attend.

  • Jewish Experience Microgrants

    Federation will provide grants to fund creative events and activities that build affiliation and inspire Jewish identity. Get up to $2,500 in funding!

Ottawa Jewish Bulletin

The city’s only Jewish newspaper is a "force for constructive communal consciousness" and aims to inform, inspire and enrich the lives of all members of this diverse community. Contact Eddie Peltzman to subscribe or advertise at 613-798-4698, ext. 256.

Federation E-News

A twice-monthly electronic newsletter that is emailed out on the first and third Tuesday of every month and showcases upcoming community programs and events. Sign up and stay informed! For more information, contact Pauline Colwin at 613-798-4696, ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish InfoCentre

Are you new to Ottawa? Can't find the answers you need? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Lindsay Gottheil at 613-798-4696, ext. 355.

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 Zoe Thrumston at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.