Federation editorial


This Chanukah, as we celebrate an ancient miracle, we turn to you to help us create everyday miracles right here at home. With your support, the Hamilton Jewish Federation is able to make an incredible impact on our community and help those in need.

Food insecurity in the Jewish community

Hamilton’s Kosher Food Bank, renamed Carol’s Cupboard in loving memory of Carol Krames, z”l, has been renovated and expanded.

HJN receives major gift from Gould Family Foundation

The Hamilton Jewish News has received a generous gift of $15,000 from the Allen and Milli Gould Family Foundation, the largest single donation the community newspaper has received in its 35-year history.

Hamilton police take action against hate and antisemitism

Hamilton's new Hate Crime Case Review Team will bring community agencies together with police to review cases, provide recommendations on handling hate and advise on training for officers on the front lines.

Hamilton puts in place new anti-hate strategy

Swastikas and Confederate flags are to be banned from public property in Hamilton under a hate anti-hate strategy unanimously approved by a city committee.