RJCC Resolution on First Nations
The Reform Jewish Community of Canada Social Action Committee has worked with Toronto-area First Nations members to educate the Reform Jewish community about the challenges facing the First Nations community and their root causes. Although some work has been done, there is still much more to do.
RJCC Resolution on Responding to Global Refugee Crisis
Between 2015 and 2017, twelve Reform congregations across Canada raised nearly $500,000 to sponsor 60 refugees across 17 families. Some temples partnered with churches, mosques, and other Jewish congregations and institutions to raise the necessary funds for sponsorship. Although this refugee crisis will not be solved by Canada alone, our congregations to play an important role.
Canadian Brit Olam
The Reform Jewish Community of Canada committed to meeting the urgency of now with moral leadership through congregational and community-based action. This version of the Brit Olam has been adapted for URJ congregations in Canada.