Charities We Support
ORT is the largest Jewish non-profit, non- governmental education and training organization in the world, providing the skills and knowledge that empower students to become contributing members of society.
Light a Dream is a non-profit charitable organization that assists young adults with intellectual disabilities. Light a Dream works in partnership with the Lester B. Pearson School Board’s Cooperative education program. Light a Dream plays an important role in assisting the transition of students into the larger community by providing employment experiences. At the storefront location in Dorval, the students working at Light a Dream make and sell candles and other decorative items. The efforts of Light a Dream were recognized when it was named winner of the 2002 & 2008 Quebec Entrepreneurship Contest in the Social Economic Category.
The mission of Sun Youth is to provide a highly personalized service and implement new programs to improve the current situation of its clientele through education, awareness and material assistance.
Sun Youth is committed to the entire community, without discrimination, by a dedicated commitment and an acute awareness of the continuing challenges.
Federation CJA leads in promoting a vibrant and caring Montreal Jewish community, one in which diversity is welcomed and Jewish life, education and values are nurtured and strengthened. Federation CJA embodies Jewish collective responsibility and advances communal interests locally, nationally, in Israel and beyond.