NEWS: Announcing the New Jewish Chaplain at the University of Victoria!
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What We Do:
The Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island (JFVVI) is the umbrella organization for the Jewish community in Victoria and on Vancouver Island. We support organizations, individuals and families both regionally and in Israel with grants, scholarships, and through partnerships with community leaders.
We coordinate, plan and promote social, educational, cultural, health and welfare programs and activities in the Jewish Community. We serve as a central representative of the Jewish Community. We develop leadership in the Jewish Community.
We coordinate fund raising efforts intended to finance the services and activities of the Jewish Community.
We raise and administer and allocate such funds as may be collected under the auspices of JFVVI.
The Jewish Federation of Greater Victoria and Vancouver Island is committed to building strong, vibrant and enduring Jewish Communities on Vancouver Island, in Israel and in the world by nurturing those values, practices and traditions which sustain and enrich Judaism and the Jewish people.
Jewish Federation of Victoria & Vancouver Island
3636 Shelbourne Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8P 4H2
(250) 370-9488 Ext 2 Fax: (250) 477-6283
The Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island is a Canadian Registered Charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (BN / Registration No. 119284289RR0001). Tax receipts for donations made up to December 31st, 2013 will be issued in early 2014.