Simply by becoming a member of the Union of Jewish Women, you will be helping to assist underprivileged persons both within and outside of the Jewish community. Of course, if you’d like to become an active member and assist with one or more of our numerous projects, we would welcome you with open arms. Join us today – the need is overwhelming – the rewards are immeasurable!
Mandela Day blankets for the residents of the Eric Miles Cheshire Home
Mandela Day blankets for the residents of the Eric Miles Cheshire Home, which has 38 residents whose disabilities result from a number of causes – motor accident injuries, impairment from birth, illness and degenerative diseases.
Cape Town – Mandela Day 2017, Bags for new beginnings
On Mandela Day, Cape Town’s UJW volunteers packed bags laden with goodies such as blankets, clothing, toiletries – everything a new mom would need to look after her new little one. Some were cutting out messages of love to stick onto the bags and others were knitting squares for blankets. The bags will be handed…