Youth Leadership Council

The Religious Diversity Centre (RDC) is seeking people aged 16 – 35 to join their National Youth Council.   It is an opportunity to influence the future of New Zealand. To have a Jewish perspective is important. It will benefit the NZ Jewish community. Requirement will be about 1½ hours every 6 weeks. It will…

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Support for the Samoan Community Assembly of G-d

The media has highlighted the number of COVID cases reported within this Samoan Community (close to 350 currently). The New Zealand Jewish Council has setup a Give-a-little page seeking donations to support the families of Samoan Assembly of G-d church. https://givealittle.co.nz/cause/donations-to-suffering-families-in-the-samoan In addition, and separately but related, to this initiative The Astor Foundation has strong ties…

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Jacinda Arden – Rosh Hashana Message

Shalom! I wanted to wish a good new year to Aotearoa’s Jewish community with the beginning of Rosh Hashanah this evening. I know that, like many events over the past 18 months, celebrations will look a little different to normal. It will be disappointing not to be able to gather and observe these holy occasions…

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