This year, the Jewish Federation of Ottawa launched an extraordinary Annual Campaign. Led by Campaign Chairs Rabbi Reuven Bulka and Aviva Ben-Choreen, the entire team was determined to pull out all the stops to ensure that the entire $500,000 Challenge Fund, which matches new and increased gifts to the Campaign, was fully utilized.
Increasing fundraising in one year by 25 per cent was an audacious goal and is now within reach!
This bold endeavour began when three generous donor families agreed to provide $500,000 for a matching-donation fund. Their leadership put in motion a wide-spanning community drive signalling that this year’s Campaign would not be business as usual. [Read more…]