MONTRÉAL, July 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - This evening, Federation CJA in cooperation with its advocacy arm CIJA (the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs Quebec), will bring together hundreds of Montrealers from all backgrounds to express solidarity with the people of Israel during this difficult time.
Representatives of the Montreal Jewish community, the Federal government and the consul general of Israel to Quebec are among those to address the gathering. Federation CJA President Susan Laxer will speak on behalf of the community. She has two daughters and several grandchildren living in Israel.
Monday July 21, 2014
5151 cote saint Catherine
Spokespeople available for interviews available in advance of the event
PHOTO OP, B-ROLL: large turnout expected
SOURCE: Center for Israel and Jewish Affairs
For further information: Eta Yudin, Associate Director, Quebec Public Affairs and Jewish Community Relations, Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs Quebec, (514)885-5177 or [email protected], www.cerji.ca