Purim, Parties, Parents
05 March 2014
Purim, especially for youth is a joyous and fun Chag, involving dressing up, wearing masks, attending celebrations, baking and eating Hamantashen. However, in recent years Purim events for youth have also involved...
JCCV Launches Jewish Festivals Booklet
04 March 2014
The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) launched its new ‘Overview of the Jewish Festivals’ booklet at its March Plenum on Monday night.
JCCV & Adam Slonim Tackle Information Overload
03 March 2014
Over 30 people attended the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) Information Overload session presented by Maniya Director, Adam Slonim. The session is part of JCCV’s series of professional networking...
Minister Presents Graffiti Removal Kits to Jewish Community
26 February 2014
The Minister for Crime Prevention, Edward O’Donohue today presented graffiti removal kits to the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV), the B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission (ADC) and the...
JCCV Launches Child Protection Training Program
25 February 2014
Over 60 people representing 20 Jewish community organisations attended the first day of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) Child Protection training program across two sessions. This is the first of five training days over four...
JCCV Statement on Four Corners Story
11 February 2014
Statement from Nina Bassat AM, President of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV):
The “Four Corners” program on 10 February 2014 dealt with grave issues. Mistreatment of children is of the utmost concern and is...
STATEMENT BY ROBERT M GOOT, PRESIDENT OF THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIAN JEWRY
11 February 2014
“The ‘4 Corners’ program highlighted a number of disturbing issues, which the Israeli government appears clearly to treat seriously. Israel has publicly committed itself to changing the way it deals with very young Palestinian minors who...
On the passing of Ariel Sharon
13 January 2014
Nina Bassat AM, President of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) has made a statement on the passing of Ariel Sharon z”l: “Like so many...
JCCV Response to Cyprys Sentencing
20 December 2013
The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hopes that the sentencing today of David Cyprys to imprisonment for rape and child sexual abuse will give a sense of comfort and closure to the victims and restore...
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