All posts tagged Rebecca Davis

$10 million for the JHC

MELBOURNE’S Jewish Holocaust Centre (JHC) has received a huge funding boost from the federal government.

Principals rally for worthy cause

IN a historic first, the 11 principals of Melbourne's Jewish schools joined together to support the launch of the Jewish Children's Aid Society (JCAS) fundraising drive for Jewish children with disabilities late last month. 

Standing down from Stand Up

After almost 10 years at the helm, Stand Up CEO Gary Samowitz has announced he is stepping down from the position.

What lies behind the latest Hamas attacks?

It would appear that Israel is on the brink of full-scale war against Hamas again, writes Rebecca Davis. But, why now?

‘Our prayers go out to you’

IN an unprecedented move, New Zealand's only Jewish school was closed on Monday while all shule services were cancelled over the weekend in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack.

Celebrating Abby

Abby Stein is the first openly transgender woman raised in a Chassidic community. She shares her journey with Rebecca Davis.

The fashion flurry

The Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) took centre stage last week. Rebecca Davis reports on the Jewish players.

Women who wow

Today is International Women's Day. Rebecca Davis and Sophie Deutsch celebrate a few remarkable women of the community. 

Triumph over terror

On Monday it was 23 years since Dana Pinhasov was the victim of a terrorist attack in Jerusalem. She shares her inspirational story of resilience and courage with Rebecca Davis.

Simply Ottolenghi

Yotam Ottolenghi is a world renowned chef, restaurateur and food author. While visiting Australia earlier this month, he mused on his Jerusalem upbringing, family recipes and the food that has inspired him with Rebecca Davis.