This year, they'll break in Chelsea's newest venue, Avalon, the new incarnation of the famed Limelight, oddly enough in an old Episcopal church.
This group is for Jewish Singles who are both Observant and Non-observant who are 40 years and older. Most of our friends are married, we have kids, jobs, and complicated busy lives. were all Jewish or were converted by a Beit Din.2) You must be really Jewishly single - you must have a Get.3) You must want to meet somebody.4) You must be comfortable and respectful when mixing with observant/non-observant people. For example - Shabbat Meal is a Jewish Themed event...
Despite the connection to rabbis, these sites aren’t targeting observant Jews. Instead, the service partners with secular community organizations such as Jewish Urban Meeting Place (JUMP) and Hillel.
It’s also supported by UJA Federation of Greater Toronto and counts The CJN as a community partner.
Please do not post any links or adverts unless cleared with the group organizers (three people were BANNED from our group for repeatedly posting inappropriate links).
Never Ever contact one of our members if you have not spoken or met before.
The initiative was created to respond to the number of Jews who are marrying non-Jews not because they aren’t interested in marrying within the faith, but because they couldn’t find suitable Jewish partners.
JToronto was created as a counterpart to JMontreal, which was started by Rabbi Yisroel Bernath, director of Chabad of Notre-Dame-de-Grâce.
Many of the people on JDate aren’t looking for a serious relationship, and there are many problems with fake profiles, said Rabbi Mendel Zaltzman, an organizer for JToronto and a rabbi for the Russian Jewish Community Centre.
He hopes the program will be a way for Jews to meet each other and to help ensure the continuation of Judaism through the generations.
Let My People has been the grandest one of all, packing 'em in 3,000 strong, including Jewish jet-setters from London, Toronto, and Sydney.
Additionally, not everybody wants to go public with their search for love.
JToronto gives them a discreet way to search, he said, since only the matchmakers can see the pool of participants.