Solidarity Meeting in Support of the State of Israel
20 July 2014
Read Nina Bassat's Speech
At the outset, I would like to express my distress at the death of the passengers of flight MH17 and my condolences to all who have suffered a loss. This is both a cataclysmic event and an epitome of all that is happening worldwide.
Local Jewish Man Assaulted While Israel Defends Itself
11 July 2014
A Jewish man was physically attacked by two Arabic speaking men whilst walking on an Elsternwick street last night. It appears from the words used by the attackers that he was targeted only because he was clearly identifiable as a Jew. This was...
Statement on the Abduction & Murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir
07 July 2014
The abduction and murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir is horrific. We extend our condolences to his family and commend the swift apprehension of a number of suspects.
How To Say No And Not Feel Guilty
03 July 2014
June 11th marked another successful Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) professional networking session with Adam Slonim. Thirty people, many repeats from session one – Information Overload, attended to continue the...
Memorial for Eyal Yifrach, Gil-Ad Shaar & Naftali Frenkel - 1 July 2014
02 July 2014
Read Nina Bassat's Memorial
The Jewish community of Victoria joins the entire Jewish world in mourning the loss of Eyal Yifrach, Gil-Ad Shaar and Naftali Frenkel. We grieve with their...
JCCV Statement on the Murdered Boys
01 July 2014
The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) has expressed its devastation, grief and outrage on the much feared news of the murders of Eyal Yifrach, Gil-Ad Shaer and Naftali Frenkel.
Social Inclusion Leadership Committee (SILC)
25 June 2014
New Leadership Committee Aims For True Inclusion
The first meeting of the newly formed Social Inclusion Leadership Committee (SILC) was held on the 17 June, 2014.
YAPping to JEMP
24 June 2014
Debbie Zauder, the JCCV’s Youth Alcohol Project (YAP) Manager was invited to speak at JEMP’s Emergency Services Organisations (ESO) meeting this week.
Jewish Catholic Friendship Dinner hears about Multifaith Journey to Jerusalem
23 June 2014
The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) and the Ecumenical Interfaith Commission (EIC) hosted the annual Jewish Catholic Friendship Dinner with 100 Catholic and Jewish community leaders attending the event at the Catholic Leadership...
Candle Lighting Times
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