Through educational, cultural and engagement programs, the Committee for Yiddish fosters and promotes Yiddish language and culture - indeed the entire Ashkenaz tradition - as a vibrant part of contemporary Jewish life and as a vital link between the Jewish past and future.
Committee for Yiddish


  • Promote a vision of Yiddish as integral to the Jewish community at large
  • Provide and facilitate Yiddish educational programs, research and cultural activities as a portal into the Jewish community
  • Foster the love of Yiddish through language, the arts and other avenues
  • Develop and foster partnerships with individuals and groups throughout the Greater Toronto area