Stories Celebrating 100 Years

As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Jewish Immigrant Aid Services in Canada, JIAS Toronto is partnering with the Ontario Jewish Archives to collect and archive immigration stories from across the community.  Our goal is to create a living and searchable virtual collection that will help capture and preserve our community's immigration history, diversity, and collective memory.

The questions below are just a guide to help prompt you to share meaningful information. If you prefer to write up your family's story in your own format, we invite you to please send a word document to

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