JNF honours Lowell and Cindy Richter at this year’s Negev Dinner

JNF Hamilton is excited to honour Cindy and Lowell Richter at the 2021 Hamilton Negev Dinner — a couple who is loved and respected in Hamilton and beyond for their dedication and commitment to helping others, and for the selfless manner in how they give back and pay it forward.

Federation is here. For good.


In a year filled with new fears, old threats, and deep divisiveness, there is still so much good. It’s easy to forget the good that surrounds us, but at the Hamilton Jewish Federation, good is something we think about every day.

Irwin Cotler: “We are witnessing a new old antisemitism”

Irwin Cotler, former federal Justice Minister and Attorney General of Canada, spoke about resurgent anti-Semitism at the launch of the Hamilton Jewish Federation’s annual fundraising campaign on July 29.

Federation’s largest annual campaign aims to fulfil an unprecedented need

Following a most challenging year, $1.6-million campaign will help battle high rates of antisemitism, meet increased need for mental health services and bolster Jewish education in the community.

Carol Krames remembered for her extraordinary compassion

Carol Krames of Hamilton’s Jewish Family Services served her community for more than 50 years with compassion, humility, and altruism.