Media

Interfaith Women’s Day of Prayer, 12 December 2013, Orlando Stadium

13 December 2013

Wendy Kahn & Jenni Fearnley, SAJBD attended this tribute at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto. The event was well attended by Women’s Church Groups and prayer messages were delivered by the Muslim, Jewish, Bahai, Hindu and SA Federation of Churches to the audience. VIP’s at the event included Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, Gauteng Premier / Ms [...]

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Articles of interest on the late Nelson Mandela

13 December 2013

Articles by Alana Baranov             2 articles on Mandela’s passing, one for The Forward which can be seen online at http://blogs.forward.com/sisterhood-blog/189129/the-jewish-women-who-worked-alongside-mandela/ and the other for the Jewish Chronicle which will go to print but is also online at: http://www.thejc.com/news/world-news/113908/mandela-he-fought-our-place-rainbow-nation ———————– UTube from Jacob Hurwitz, Executive Director, SAUPJ Below is a [...]

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SAJBD & SAZF LEADERS AT NELSON MANDELA MEMORIAL SERVICE, FNB STADIUM

11 December 2013

    Zev Krengel, Mary Kluk and Wendy Kahn from SAJBD accompanied by Avrom Krengel, Ben Swartz SAZF, at FNB stadium yesterday  

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JEWISH COMMUNITY MEMORIAL SERVICES FOR NELSON MANDELA

6 December 2013

Dear Community Members We are deeply saddened by the passing of our beloved Nelson Mandela and together with our fellow South Africans we mourn this loss. Please find below the statement that was released to the media earlier this morning: “The Jewish community of South Africa mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, beloved father of [...]

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Mandela and the Jews

6 December 2013

Earlier this year, South Africa’s chief rabbi, Dr. Warren Goldstein, spoke to Dr. Makaziwe Mandela, daughter of former president Nelson Mandela, to convey to the family the Jewish community’s prayers and support following her father’s illness. In thanking Rabbi Goldstein, Dr. Mandela asked him specifically to convey to the Jewish community that her father cherished [...]

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Jewish community mourns the Passing of Nelson Mandela

6 December 2013

The Jewish community of South Africa mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, beloved father of our nation. We join with all the peoples of the world in paying tribute to the life of a true giant of humanity, and in extending our sincerest condolences to the Mandela family. A man of unflinching courage and unswerving [...]

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South African Ambassador to Israel Lights a Candle of Hope for Disabilities in Israel

5 December 2013

  In honor of  International Disabilities Day – which this year coincides with Chanukah – South Africa’s Ambassador to Israel, Sisa Ngmonbane, lit a Chanukah candle of hope at Beit Issie Shapiro with Yoav, a child with intellectual disabilities, and had high praise for Israeli innovation at Beit Issie Shapiro, Israel’s leading disabilities organization.   [...]

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JEWISH AFFAIRS CHANUKAH 2013

29 November 2013

Jewish Affairs – Chanukah 2013

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JEWISH AFFAIRS CHANUKAH 2010

29 November 2013

JA Chan2010

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MARY KLUK ABOVE BOARD : 25 NOV 2013

28 November 2013

Chanukah, which commences this week, represents amongst other things the resilience of the Jewish people in maintaining their religious and cultural identity under the most difficult circumstances. Historically, Jews have been subjected to all kinds of challenges that have threatened to separate them from their heritage. At worst, this has taken the form of outright [...]

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