Meet Our Student President

Hi! My name is Nicole and I’m going into my final year at York. Every year I’ve been getting more and more involved with Hillel and I’ve been lucky to see the club grow. This year I’m excited to engage a wide variety of students and continue to build a comfortable and lively Jewish atmosphere…

Meet Dan!

Who Are You? Name: Dan Hadad Position: Interim Director, York Hillel Hometown: Toronto Where did you go to college/university? Concordia University   Joining the Family What is your role on campus? My role is to continue the awesome work the team has done on campus and work towards making York Hillel more inclusive, fun and…

A Big Bang!

Written by Nicole Tillin, President at Hillel York The new school year started out with a big bang! On our first day back after a great summer, the Hillel Lounge was buzzing with excitement. We had an amazing Welcome Back Lunch where we saw about a hundred faces of both new and returning students. We…

Rosh Hashanah Hurricane Relief Fundraiser

Lounge and add an apple to our “Window of Kindness” by donating a minimum of $1. Proceeds go directly to UJA Toronto’s Hurricane Relief Fund to support the regions affected by both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.   Fill out my LGL form!

High Holidays at York

Beit Rayim Synagogue Services held at TanenbaumCHAT Kimel Education Centre Lebovic Jewish Community Campus 9600 Bathurst Street, Vaughan 905-303-5471 admin@beitrayim.org   www.beitrayim.org $300 adult $180 young adults (13-24) Children 0-12 are free when accompanied by a paying adult Family oriented. Egalitarian. Comprehensive youth program Wheelchair accessible; barrier free washrooms   Beth David B’nai Israel Beth Am…

MEET JEREMY

Who Are You? Name: Jeremy Starr. Position: Program Coordinator. Hometown: Thornhill. Where did you go to college/university: Western University & George Brown College.   Joining The Family What is your role on campus: My role on campus has many different aspects. A large part of what I do involves engaging the Jewish students here at…

MEET LUCY

Who Are You? Name: Lucy Kleinerman. Position: Israel Fellow. Hometown: Rehovot. Where did you go to college/university: Kibbutzim College of Education.   Joining The Family What is your role on campus: Israel Fellow. What are you *most* excited for this year: Literally everything!!! What’s one thing nobody at Hillel knows about you: As a teenager…

MEET EVAN

Who Are You? Name: Evan Goldenthal. Position: Senior Jewish Educator. Hometown: Toronto. Where did you go to college/university: York University, (The artist formerly known as) The University of Western Ontario, University of Toronto, Yeshiva University.   Joining The Family What is your role on campus: I see my role on campus as being a facilitator…

2016-2017 Retrospective

Written by Anna Kissin, Director, Hillel York and Jewski Is it the end of May already? I can’t believe just how quickly the year has gone by!  It feels like it was just yesterday that we started the year with welcoming new and returning students to our packed lounge for our year kick off event,…

24 Things You Need To Pack For Birthright Israel

School is over and you’re leaving for Israel soon! Now is the time to get everything ready and start packing! Here is a short (or not so short) list of things you don’t want to forget. Towel Because who likes to share a towel? Deodorant Israel is hot, especially in the summer. Do yourself (and…