Order Tribute Cards

ORDER YOUR TRIBUTE CARDS TODAY! Honour a loved one for any occasion or life-cycle event. Cost: $10.00 per card (Order 10+ cards = $8.00 per card) Please email a list to foundationcanada@birthrightisrael.com Include: 1. Name of card recipient(s) & complete mailing addresse(s). 2. Your address and contact information 3. Your personalized greeting and card signee(s)  A tax receipt will be issued […]

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My Onward Israel Experience

by Jessica Pink September 2022 This past spring, I had the opportunity to be part of the Onward Israel Camp Counsellor Track program. This cohort was created specially to allow participants to intern in Israel, but also be able to work at their respective camps. I had the opportunity to intern at a progressive bilingual […]

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Leading a Birthright Israel Trip

Leading a Birthright Israel Trip: A (prolonged) Dream Come True by Jordyn Goldstein Jordyn was a madricha (trip leader) with a group that ranged between the ages of 27 and 32. This age bracket was a pilot project for Birthright Israel that ended in Summer 2022. The age range for classic trip participation is between […]

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An alumnus’ perspective on Father’s Day

A Father’s (and Birthright Israel alumnus’) Words of Inspiration By David Goodman In celebration of Father’s Day, here are the impressions from one of our very own alumni (and, of no less significance, proud dad of twin boys), David Goodman. Goodman, or ‘Goody’ as many affectionately call him, was first a participant in 2006 and […]

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Two articles addressing Open Discourse

June 3, 2021 With elevated tensions and outright hostility targeted at Jewish people and Israel, Birthright Israel recognizes its responsibility to address the issues and to maintain a discourse on the subject with trip participants, while maintaining an objective, educational posture. Open dialogue has been and continues to be a central aspect of the Birthright Israel program. We are sharing an opinion piece written by Professor […]

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A Mother’s Words of Inspiration

A Mother’s (and Birthright Israel alumna’s) Words of Inspiration By Shauna Waltman Every now and again I catch myself reminiscing. Maybe it’s because I am in my 40s or maybe it’s because I was asked to reflect on the pivotal influences in my earlier life. Or maybe it has something to do with being a […]

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Prof. Gil Troy talks US politics & Israel

Join a very timely Zoom event featuring Professor Gil Troy Chair of the Birthright Israel International Education Committee ~ Free Admission ~ Register here

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In memory of Sheldon Adelson z”l

Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada mourns the loss of Sheldon Adelson z”l who passed away on January 11, 2021. The following statement was released by Gidi Mark, International CEO, Taglit-Birthright Israel.  “We were deeply saddened to learn that Sheldon Adelson, passed away last night. Sheldon, together with his wife Dr. Miriam Adelson, was Taglit-Birthright Israel’s […]

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BRIFC Chanukah 2020 Contest Rules

Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada: Chanukah 2020 ‘Let’s Get Social’ Contest Rules & Regulations Contest sponsored and administered by Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada. Contest begins on December 10, 2020 at 4:00 pm EST and ends on December 18 at 3:00 pm EST. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Only an Instagram page follow/Facebook […]

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