All posts tagged Jewish Communal Appeal

Community champions recognised

The efforts of a lifelong supporter of the Sydney Jewish Museum, a champion for Kosher Meals on Wheels and two Maccabi movers and shakers have been recognised in the JCA’s 2016 Communal Awards.

Highlighting who we help

JCA raised $14.2 million last year and aims to raise $15.3 million this year, with the organisation shaking up its 2016 campaign which will shine the spotlight on members of our community instead of bringing out guest speakers.

CK thumbs up for Melbourne meat

SYDNEY’S second kosher hechsher is now fully operational and it has declared meat under the hechsher of Kosher Australia in Melbourne meets the most stringent level of kashrut.

JCA raises $12 million

THE JCA has announced that it raised $12 million in last year’s campaign.

Entertaining the community to raise $12 million

THE Jewish Communal Appeal (JCA) will try and raise $12.1 million this year with a raft of young, inspirational and entertaining speakers set to appear at communal events across Sydney throughout the coming months.

One gateway for aged care

SIX aged care and healthcare organisations have come together for the first time to provide a single point of entry for the community.

Montefiore board challenged

MAJOR communal donor Millie Phillips has called for the Montefiore Board to step down because she claims she can save up to $35 million a year.

JCA executive four pass on the baton

FOUR Jewish Communal Appeal (JCA) institutions this month stepped down from the organisation’s board after six years.

First strike in war over elderly

MONTEFIORE president David Freeman has used the release of the Gen08 report into older Jewish Australians to come out swinging against JewishCare, the Wolper Jewish Hospital and the Jewish Communal Appeal (JCA).

$4 million for Jewish continuity

A SELF-MADE businesswoman is pumping $4 million into scholarships and education programs to enable Jewish children to develop and to embrace their Jewish heritage and identity.