All posts tagged Gary Samowitz
After almost 10 years at the helm, Stand Up CEO Gary Samowitz has announced he is stepping down from the position.
DISCUSSION and debate abounded as Stand Up presented its Social Justice Summit last weekend.
Thirteen Jewish communal organisations have backed a statement regarding the humanitarian crisis on Manus Island, condemning the Australian government's lack of compassion and decency as "shameful".
SYDNEY’S George Newhouse and Nicole Mekler have been recognised for their outstanding humanitarian work, taking out Stand Up’s Ron Castan Humanitarian Award and Young Humanitarian Award respectively last month.
TWELVE months of hard work has paid off for the 2016 graduates of the Diller Teen Fellows program.
KESHET Australia’s bid to join the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) is set to receive support from St Kilda Hebrew Congregation and several other organisations, The AJN learnt this week.
STAND Up’s 2015 gala dinner won’t feature long speeches, the need to dress up or even getting stuck in traffic on the way to the function centre.
WITH the Ebola crisis escalating to frightening levels around the globe, Stand Up has launched an appeal, calling on the Jewish community in Australia to assist in combating the spread […]
JEWISH Aid Australia has rebranded itself, officially launching its new name, Stand Up: Jewish Commitment to a Better World, at a function in Sydney on August 28.
YOUNG adults from across Australia who are helping to make the world a better place were recognised at B’nai B’rith’s Jewish Changemaker Awards on Sunday night. Sydney’s Liron Smith, who […]