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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!

Making sandwiches on Mandela Day.

Guests from the Open Air School, Tafta (Frail Care Centre) and community members making sandwiches on Mandela Day. 1000s of sandwiches were made and our invited project representatives then took their allocations away with them. The balance was delivered to other projects, homes, safe houses, etc.

Baby Clothing Donation

15 Kgs of baby clothing was donated by Australian donors and delivered by Barbara Shotland, a past UJW Durban Chairman now living in Australia. The clothing was for ‘gifting forward’ to Moms in maternity wards on Mothers’ Day. Delighted UJW members Jenny, Linda and Evelyn with Barbara (on the right)

Durban Holocaust Centre

  The Holocaust Centre Garden of Rememberance endowed by the Union of Jewish Woman, Durban  

Kathleen Voysey Clinic Food Voucher

UJW Chairman hands over of Food Vouchers for the patients at the Kathleen Voysey Clinic.  

Knysna Fire Relief

157 boxes of clothing and 40 bales of blankets were sent to Knysna following the devastating fires. Packing and sorting clothing for the Knysna Fire relief  

Mitzvah Day

Residents from Durban Beth Shalom and the Izzy Gishen Home were treated to entertainment by the staff from Beth Shalom and the Izzy Gishen Choir.  All guests were treated to a delicious tea.

Domestic Workers Appreciation Tea

The UJW Durban invited our very special Domestic Workers to a pamper morning where they were treated to a scrumptious tea, entertainment by Franky and Pinky, a talk by an audiologist, a presentation on hair care, a fashion show by JAM Clothing and a cooking demonstration by Pheka Cooking School.  What a fabulous, fun morning!…

International Childhood Cancer Day

UJW Durban ladies hung beautifully decorated hearts in a tree at the Durban Holocaust Centre in support of International Childhood Cancer Day.