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B'nai Brith Canada
B'nai Brith Canada brings Jewish men and women together in fellowship. Their interest is in serving the community through combating anti-Semitism, bigotry and racism in Canada and abroad. They also carry out and support activities that ensure the security and survival of the State of Israel and Jewish communities worldwide.

Beth-Hatefutshoth: The Nahum Goldman Museum of the Jewish Diaspora
This is a very exciting virtual museum with a stunning photo exhibit "Jews in Arab Lands Today" currently online. Music, forums and an electronic shop and lots of links makes this a lively museum experience.

Canadian Jewish Congress
The Canadian Jewish Congress is an elected representative of Canada's Jewish community, both at home and abroad. Visit their Web site and find out what kind of issues their services address such as advocacy, archives and reference, community relations, education and continuity, and Holocaust remembrance.

Centre for Jewish History
The Center for Jewish History is comprised of four institutions of higher Jewish learning: The American Jewish Historical Society, the Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.

Festival of Yiddish Culture
Toronto's internationally-acclaimed lakeside performance space and cultural park, Harbourfront Centre, was host to Ashkenaz: A Festival of New Yiddish Culture from August 25th, 1997 through to Labour Day September 1st. Here's where you'll find out what went on at the second bi-annual Askkenaz festival and a seedbed of ideas for the next one, Ashkenaz '99.

Jewish Culture and History
A great place for a Jewish culture and history hobbyist, with lots of worthwhile links to other Internet sources.

Jewish Film Archive
Here you will find impressive archive of current Jewish films, the site provides listings alphabetically or by subject. The site also has an comprehensive list of Jewish film festivals around the world, including the Toronto Jewish Film Festival.

Jewish Gen Inc.
JewishGen, Inc. is the primary Internet source connecting researchers of Jewish genealogy worldwide. Its most popular components are the JewishGen Discussion Group, the JewishGen Family Finder (a database of over 60,000 surnames and towns WORLDWIDE), the comprehensive directory of Infofiles, and a variety of databases like the ShtetlSeeker. This is a very exciting place to step into family research. In addition, the worldwide listing of Jewish Geneological Societies is very helpful.

Jewish Geneology in Manitoba
Created by Louis Kessler, this site was designed for beginning genealogists.

Jewish Museum of Western Canada and the Holocaust Education Centre
The Jewish Museum of Western Canada and Holocaust Centre opened its doors in September 1997 as part of the opening of Winnipeg's Asper Jewish Community Campus. One of its opening attractions was an exhibition on Anne Frank.

There are also a number of synagogues on the Web:

Beth Israel Beth Aaron Home Page: Israel for the Beth Aaron Congregation of Cote St. Luc Beth Jacob Congregation Home Page

World Jewish Congress
Since 1936 the World Jewish Congress has been the representative body of Jewish Communities across the globe, and continuously advocates Jewish concerns to governments and international organizations. Communities in over 80 countries are members of the WJC. Headquartered in New York, the Congress has affiliate offices in Brussels, Budapest, Buenos Aires, Geneva, Jerusalem, Melbourne, Moscow and Paris. Check out the link to Jewish communities of the World site looking at life 'upclose' in over over 120 countries

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