The Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island (JFVVI) announced today the appointment of VSHJ Ceremonial Leader Sharon Kobrinsky as the new Jewish Chaplain at the University of Victoria. Congratulations Sharon!!
Here’s the JFVVI announcement:
The Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island (JFVVI) is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Jewish Chaplain at the University of Victoria: Sharon Kobrinsky (RSW).
Sharon is known within the community for her leadership with the Victoria Society for Humanistic Judaism and brings a background of Social Work and Jewish learning to her role at UVic’s Multifaith Services Centre next to the UVic bookstore and bus exchange.
For more about Sharon, or to find out more about UVic’s Multifaith services, please see the website:
Sharon’s office hours at UVic are Fridays from 12:30pm to 2:30pm. She can be contacted by phone (250-514-1822), through the Multifaith Services Office line (250-474-2303), or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jewish Chaplaincy position at the University of Victoria is funded by a community agency grant from the Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island.