All posts tagged Our Big Kitchen

Veksler and Slavin win Bondi Women’s awards

Two Jewish women with a passion for making the world a better place were major winners at the 2019 International Women’s Day Bondi Awards, held on March 8.

Grants boost for Sydney Jewish organisations

The Jewish community has received a $130,000 Chanukah present from the NSW government, with six organisations – predominantly in the Vaucluse electorate – successfully being awarded funding in this year's round of the Community Building Partnership program.

Shule renovation ready by Rosh

EXCITEMENT is building in the Yeshiva School community as the finishing touches are applied to a new synagogue in the adjacent Harry Triguboff Centre at Flood Street in Bondi, which opened just in time for Rosh Hashanah.

‘I feel very much at home in the Jewish community’

FORMER PM Malcolm Turnbull has paid tribute to the Jewish community for its support as he reflected on his 15 years in Parliament in an interview with The AJN.

OBK kneads government’s dough

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull put his cooking skills to the test when announcing a $48,000 grant to upgrade Our Big Kitchen's (OBK) security system during a visit there last Friday, but the real star was his four-year-old grandson, Jack.

Vaucluse honours Laya

APPROPRIATELY, when Our Big Kitchen (OBK) co-founder Laya Slavin was awarded the honour of being the 2018 Vaucluse [electorate] Local Woman of the Year by Vaucluse MP Gabrielle Upton on Monday night, she was surrounded by volunteers, friends and plenty of fresh food being cooked for the needy.

‘Stay out of the kitchen!’

THE Kashrut Authority (KA) has defended its decision to ban Shuk from using Our Big Kitchen (OBK), in the face of claims its policy is discriminatory.

Massive increase from NSW Government

A CONCERTED effort by the community to access NSW government grants has seen a 200 per cent increase in the last 12 months.

Judge finds for Triguboff

HARRY Triguboff had a huge win in the NSW Supreme Court this week when Justice Rowan Darke ruled that members of the Feldman family did not establish their "rights of possession or occupation" to Triguboff's property on Flood Street.

Cash for communal upgrades

Four Jewish organisations are sharing $75,000 of funding from the NSW government’s Community Building Partnership Program.