At a meeting which took place at the 0ffices of the VAAD HA'IR last week, approximately sixteen members of the new council attended, as they were inducted into their new positions. The council of the VAAD consists of representatives of every community who have bee chosen by the various communities to represent them in all issues. Meetings take place on a regular bases and areas of concern to the Jewish Community are raised.
Just recently a committee was established under the leadership of Mr. Nathan Elberg, pertaining to the services the Jewish General Hospital and the awareness of the community as to the services being offered there. Mr. Nathan Elberg and his team prepared a detailed document as to their recommendations which will shortly be followed up upon with the leaders of the hospital. Once this will be finalized, this will be available to the public for their review.