People

Community members worthy of "special mentschen"

Teaching in the north

Motivated by her desire for a deeper understanding of Indigenous culture, one woman journeyed out of her comfort zone to a northern community

Holocaust education initiatives honour memory of beloved family members

December 2020
Wendy Schneider
 

Holocaust education has the potential to be transformative—by inspiring students to think critically about the past and reflect on their own roles and responsibilities today. That is why the Hamilton Jewish Federation is so dedicated to educating the publi…

Local pediatrician assumes Na'amat Canada presidency

As incoming national president of Na’amat Canada, Sandi Seigel brings superb leadership skills fine-tuned by her volunteerism with Na’amat and her professional expertise as a pediatrician.

Pandemic prompts birth of non-profit

Benson Honig and Ana Cristina Siqueira have worked together on studies involving entrepreneurship and ingenuity for almost a decade. After the COVID-19 pandemic hit, they decided to turn that research into action.