Lessons in Leadership

Lessons in business leadership learned from a 12-year-old MORDECHAI ROTHMAN SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED JANUARY 18, 2019 Executive director, Chai Lifeline Canada At Chai Lifeline Canada, a national organization that provides support to families of seriously ill children, I expected to learn a great deal about pediatric illnesses and how to help … Read more

Chai Blog: Tour De Simcha

In Tehillim (Psalms), David Hamelech, King David, writes, “The world is built upon kindness” (89, 3).   This phrase is the foundation of my being.  The foundation I grew up with as the daughter of parents and granddaughter to grandparents who constantly gave to our community in Montreal.   As a result of that foundation, … Read more

Chai Blog: Naomi H

Every dream has a beginning. Every story has a start. This is my dream and my story. My name is Naomi Hofman and I am the volunteer coordinator for Chai Lifeline, Montreal. At present, we service over 100 hundred families, all with varied needs- providing dinners, volunteer shifts at the hospital, home respite care, and a … Read more

Chai Blog: Miriam L

TEAM LIFELINE MAKES IT EASY FOR BOTH THE NOVICE AND EXPERIENCED ATHLETE. Spring is the air and finally the weather is getting nicer.  Kids are outside riding their bikes, playing in the parks and people are out walking and running after a long winter, finally excited to be outdoors. In just over a month registration … Read more

Chai Blog: Sol Assayag

Children remind us what it’s like to be happy with the simple things in life.   Back in the summer of 2016 I partook in a Chai Lifeline family event to barbecue for the kids and families. That moment for me is one I cannot take out of my mind and has changed and opened … Read more