Hillel Montreal

Hillel Montreal

Your home for Jewish life on campus

Powered by GenMTL, Hillel Montreal is dedicated to enrich the lives of Jewish students at three Universities and four CEGEP campuses, as well as three off-campus locations throughout Montreal and its surrounding areas to get involved. Hillel Montreal supports and facilitates student initiatives that promote Jewish values. With an open-door policy and no membership fees, everyone is welcome to contribute to maintaining a vibrant, young Jewish community through grassroots programming and volunteering. Hillel promotes developing leadership skills to equip tomorrow’s leaders today.

Hillel On-Campus

GenMTL’s Hillel can be found on all major campuses throughout Montreal. Be in the know about the hottest campus events, make new friends and get involved.



Hillel McGill Executive Team

Teddy Neuman, President
Jonah Levitt, VP External
Kestrel Brown, VP Internal
Daniel Minden, VP Marketing and Communications
Salome Henry, VP Finance
Ariana Kaye, VP Israel and Inclusion
Jonathan Boretsky, VP Jewish Life
Gili Cohen, VP First Year Outreach

For general inquiries regarding Hillel McGill, please contact Teddy Neuman.

Hillel McGill Professional: Kylie Huberman

Hillel Concordia Executive Team

Andrea Elhadad, President
Daniel Elbaz, VP Internal
Shira Benlolo, VP External
David Becker, VP 1st year representative
Theo Dumitru, VP Finance
Gil Elbaz, VP Jewish Life
Daniel Rappaport, VP Loyola Chair
Jamie Speigelman, Consultant

For general inquiries regarding Hillel Concordia, please contact Andrea Elhadad.

Hillel Concordia Professional: Jon Levine

Hillel UdeM Executive Team

Victoria Mamane, President 
Jacques Naftali-Chitayat, General Member 
Adam Sigal, General Member 
Gabrielle Benchetrit, General Member 

For general inquiries regarding Hillel UdeM, please contact Victoria Mamane.

Hillel UdeM Professional: Guila Ezerzer

Hillel Dawson
- Tristan Dorfman | Tristan.dorfman@federationcja.org
Hillel John Abbott - Guila Ezerzer | guila.ezerzer@federationcja.org
Hillel Marianopolis - Tristan Dorfman | tristan.dorfman@federationcja.org
Hillel Vanier - Guila Ezerzer | guila.ezerzer@federationcja.org



Hillel Off-Campus

Off campus spaces offer students intimate areas to be creative, study, get involved or to just chill and connect with fellow Jewish peers. 



Jack Reitman Hillel House
Located near McGill and Concordia Universities, the Jack Reitman Hillel House is a great resource for students who want to be a part of Jewish life off campus in Montreal. This house provides a drop-in environment where many of Hillel’s student-led initiatives are conceived and planned.

The following resources are available:
  • Student office space to facilitate projects, meetings & planning
  • Staff on hand to help bring your ideas to reality
  • Access to WiFi
  • Relaxing student lounge with a TV
  • Fully furnished residence rooms 
  • Library
  • Beit Hamidrash

Address: 3460 Stanley, Montreal, QC H3A 1R8

For more information or to get involved, please contact: info@hillel.ca

Anne G. Bailey Hillel Residence
Five rooms are available for students in our beautiful Victorian building in downtown Montreal. Our co-ed dormitory, housed on the third floor of the Jack Reitman Hillel House on Stanley Street, is seconds from the McGill campus and minutes from Concordia.

The residence provides:
  • 8-month lease (extensions available)
  • Fully furnished rooms
  • A/C in all dormitory rooms
  • WiFi and LAN access
  • Common-area kitchenette (Dairy)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full access to the Jack Reitman Hillel House resources,

Monthly Fees: $650 CAD/month/per person (double occupancy)

Monthly payments due on the 1st of every month. Accepted methods of payment: Visa, MasterCard or postdated cheques (payable to "Federation CJA")

Registration: Based on a first-come, first-served basis (No application deadline)

Deposit: $650 CAD deposit required – will be applied to the 1st month's rent. In the event of cancellation, reimbursement is available if you find a replacement applicant for your spot.

Payments: Due the 1st of each month (Visa, MasterCard or post-dated cheques made out to Federation CJA)

Have questions? Contact Evelyne Himy | info@hillel.ca or by telephone at (514) 845-9171 ext. 221



Student Groups & Programs



CHAI - CIJA Hillel Advocacy Initiative
Hillel’s CHAI fellowship program is an intensive leadership development and learning experience touching on campus and greater community political issues, Israel advocacy, education and engagement.
For more information, please contact: Ben Ravid | ben.ravid@federationcja.org

Challah for Hunger
GenMTL Hillel’s Challah for Hunger is a weekly program that offers students the chance to gather in an engaging social environment while baking Challah and making a difference in the world around them.
For more information, please contact: Kylie Huberman | kylie.huberman@federationcja.org

Flegg Fellowship
The Flegg Learning Fellowship provides students with the opportunity to study Jewish texts in an open, inclusive and engaging atmosphere. Discussions will be facilitated by Montreal’s leading Jewish scholars and educators and will explore universal issues and Jewish identity.
For more information, please contact: Kylie Huberman | kylie.huberman@federationcja.org

Hillel Leadership Initiative
The Hillel Leadership Initiative engages its interns to tap into their personal social networks to connect friends to one another, and to launch student-run Jewish initiatives on and off campus.


For more information, please contact: Naomi Mazer | naomi.mazer@federationcja.org

Israel on Campus
Israel on Campus (IOC) is Concordia & McGill University’s one stop shop for anything Israel related. We are a diverse group of students who share an interest and passion for Israeli culture. IOC brings the spirit of Israeli society to campus through events, talks, and other programming initiatives. Open to all students!
For more information, please contact: Ben Ravid, Israel Fellow ben.ravid@federationcja.org

Jewish Canadian Youth Model United Nations (JCYMUN)
JCYMUN enables Jewish students to understand the inner-workings of the United Nations, while providing them with the opportunity to develop debating, public speaking and analytical thinking skills, all while connecting with similarly committed peers.

For more information, please contact: Naomi Mazer | naomi.mazer@federationcja.org

Jewish Commerce Student Society (JCSS)
The Jewish Commerce Students Society, is powered by GenMTL’s Richter Jewish Chamber of Commerce. JCSS is a yearlong program aimed at offering students tools, training and networking opportunities to succeed in the professional world.

For more information, please contact: Jon Levine |  jonathan.levine@federationcja.org 

The Jewish Science Student Network (JuSci) is a new community within Hillel Montreal focused on bridging the values of Judaism & science.

For more information, please contact: Kylie Huberman | kylie.huberman@federationcja.org

JQueer is a vibrant community of Jewish LGBTQIA+ students in Montreal. As Jewish identified LGBTQIA+ students, they aim to create community and educational opportunities through diverse social events, outreach, and education. They are also present to ensure a safe space for all students in Montreal.

For more information, please contact: Kylie Huberman | kylie.huberman@federationcja.org

Krav Maga
Krav Maga is a military self-defense and fighting system developed for the >Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and Israeli security forces. Regular classes are offered at Centre Hillel, and at the Jack Reitman Hillel House on Stanley.

For more information, please contact: Guila Ezerzer | guila.ezerzer@federationcja.org



Religious Life & Jewish Education

Hillel Montreal runs vibrant and popular religious life and Jewish education initiatives. Whether you seek a prayer community, spiritual guidance or the opportunity to discuss Jewish ethics and themes, Hillel Montreal can meet your needs.

For more information, please contact: Naomi Mazer at naomi.mazer@federationcja.org or (514) 734-1456

Useful Links for Students

Federation CJA

Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs

Communauté Sépharade unifiée du Québec

Concordia University

Dawson College

Generations Fund

Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life

Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals

Jewish Community Foundation of Montreal

Jewish Public Library

John Abbott College

Kosher Restaurants

McGill University

Marianopolis College

Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre

My Jewish Learning 

Ometz (Employment, immigration and social services)

Segal Centre for Performing Arts

Université de Montréal

Vanier College

Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA  

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