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About Ometz

Ometz is a charitable organization that supports and strengthens individuals and families through a range of employment, immigration, school and social services. The Hebrew word for courage, Ometz has been active in Montreal's Jewish community for 156 years.

Today, Ometz is the single point of entry for caring, connected and inclusive programs and services. We serve more than 13.000 people every year. Our clients are better equipped to cope with life's challenges because we work together as a community.

Ometz is the Hebrew word for courage and it is a reflection of the courage of those who seek our support.


Jan 27

The ABC's of Starting a Business: The Business Plan

ProMontreal Entrepreneurs and PME MTL present The ABC's of Starting a Business training series. This 3-part workshop ser...
January 28, 2020

The ABC's of Starting a Business: Financing

Learn everything you need to know about starting a business. ProMontreal Entrepreneurs present The ABC's of Starting a ...
February 04, 2020

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On behalf of the Ometz Board of Directors, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dominique McCaughey as Chief Executive Officer, effective April 1, 2020. Dominique has a lon read more...

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Stories of Courage

I first came into contact with Ometz when I was 17 years old. I realized at that time that giving feels a lot better than receiving, and wanted to get involved with... read more

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