Archive for: Charity / Non-Profit

Fundraisers to support breast cancer-related initiatives turn dollars into action

Fundraisers to support breast cancer-related initiatives turn dollars into action

Sherri Helman Supporting a cause – any cause you feel passionate about – feels good and is an essential part of being an active member of your community. Whether...

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Gloria’s Girls enters 10th year of fighting ovarian cancer

Gloria’s Girls enters 10th year of fighting ovarian cancer

It has now been 10 years since Gloria Shapiro died from ovarian cancer at the age of 49, having bravely battled the disease for seven years. However, she has left...

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The gift of warmth and caring

The gift of warmth and caring

Members of Eva Karpati’s Toronto Jewish Quilting Project present one of their beautiful handmade quilts to the co-chairs of the L’Chaim Cancer Support Group...

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Two share B’nai Brith chess tourney title

Two share B’nai Brith chess tourney title

Sam Lipnowski and Marcos Valentino each scored four of a possible five points to share first place at the first annual B’nai Brith Invitational Chess Tournament,...

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JNF event marred by hecklers

JNF event marred by hecklers

Imagine it, “you’re out for the evening and you see fisticuffs at the back of the room – pushing and shoving and headlocks. (The protesters) were pushing back,...

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