Blog

19 Dec Meet Sarah K, our Volunteer Coordinator

Hi there! My name is Sarah Kalkstein and I've been working as a volunteer coordinator here at Chai Lifeline for almost a year now. Being one of the volunteer coordinators, I have the responsibility of arranging volunteer shifts for our families. This can range from...

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26 Nov The Wonders of Chai

Hi there, my name is Dov, and am Development Officer at Chai Lifeline Canada. I wanted to share with everyone the experience I have had over the past year working with this incredible organization. Throughout high school I volunteered for Chai Lifeline. I was assigned a...

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21 Nov Who Failed Who?

Who failed who? This is the only pic I got today as Selena faced dental surgery. Her anxiety on high alert when the time came for sedation. She kicked, screamed and gave a massive fight in an effort to not let any procedure happen to her...

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05 Nov In the Aftermath of The Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

IN THE IMMEDIATE AFTERMATH OF THE PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE MASSACRE: ADDRESSING THE HORROR AND TRAGEDY WITH STUDENTS AND CHILDREN A message from Project Chai, the crisis intervention, trauma and bereavement department of Chai Lifeline Death, under any circumstance, is a painful and troubling event to face. When our young people...

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16 Oct Chai Blog: Meet Volunteer Yvonne

Two and a half years ago, my youngest daughter was battling cancer, with three young kids at home, and 30 weeks pregnant. I went in to Montreal to look after her and the children, and while there I witnessed the incredible support Chai Lifeline provided the whole family. From the home cooked meals, the Big Sister who gave the two little girls their special time away from...

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09 Oct Chai Blog: Justin Lesnick

I’ve recently decided to join Chai Lifeline Canada’s Team Lifeline group running in Las Vegas this coming November. When I’ve been asked why I got involved, I respond that it’s simply because I want to give back to the community and make a positive impact...

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06 Jul Chai Blog: Chai On Tap

It wasn’t a tough sell for either of us to join forces and work with Chai Lifeline Canada. Manny and I are similar in that we like to be part of the community and help where needed.   Understanding the work that Chai Lifeline Canada offers to patients...

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29 Jun Chai Blog: Nechama D

Hi all! My name is Nechama Dubrawsky and I have been the Chai Lifeline event coordinator for over a year now! From all the work I’ve done, being a part of the Chai lifeline family, and witnessing the incredible work they do on a daily basis...

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