Category Archives: Recent Events

OSSRI – Information and Inspiration Night for Or Shalom Syrian Refugee Initiative

On December 10, Or Shalom Syrian Refugee Initiative held  an evening of Support, Information, and Action: What can you do to help? About 200 people attended, celebrated Human Rights Day, heard updates on the current state of affairs for refugees … Continue reading

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An Evening of Brazilian Klezmer

We had a delightful evening of Brazilian klezmer music with Mauro Perelmann and Or Shalom musicians. Mauro is a musician, arranger, composer and music producer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is much sought after as a lecturer and producer of … Continue reading

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An Amazing Or Shalom Erev Sukkot

What an amazing day. With great weather, the men assembled together, finding the right posts and beams and washers and bolts to construct the sukkah. In the afternoon, families came to bring their ingredients for stone soup, create an edible … Continue reading

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Refugee sponsoring and Or Shalom

We have all been deeply moved by recent events surrounding the refugee crisis in Syria and neighbouring countries. As Jews, we know all too well the plight of the displaced and the arduous journey of exodus. In recent days a … Continue reading

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