About Us

BJEC is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and managed by a dedicated staff. BJEC is responsible for the enhancement of Jewish identity and continuity in our community through formal and informal Jewish education experiences and lifelong learning opportunities geared to all age groups. BJEC works in close collaboration with Federation CJA and sister agencies involved in education and culture.

BJEC services include:

  • School Programming:
    • Zimria
    • Bible Contest
    • Yom Yerushalayim
    • Moot Court
    • The First Zionist Congress
  • School Programming in French:
    • Concours de lecture
    • La journée de l’improvisation
    • Jeunes auteurs
    • Français pour l’avenir
    • Concours d’art oratoire
    • Journée des chansons québécoises
  • BJEC’s Annual Teachers’ Conference
  • Adult Education