• Special Events

    Federation takes pride in reaching out to our Jewish community.
    From PJ Library events for little ones and their families, celebrations and commemorations, check out our special events page.


Jewish Federation of Ottawa

84th Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, June 20 at 7 pm
Joseph and Rose Ages Family Building.
21 Nadolny Sachs Pvt.

Join us in congratulating Community Service Award Recipients

Michael Landau, Aaron Smith and Jewish Student Leaders at the University of Ottawa
All welcome.

Information: Solange Ashe at 613-798-4696 x236 or

Nominating Committee Report
Minutes from June 14, 2017 AGM



  • Israel at 70

    Celebrate Israel's 70th birthday with community events. If you have an event to share, please submit it to our Community Calendar.

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 Saara Mortensen at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.