Get Up, Stand Up... and let's run for change.
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Dear Friends,

Are you ready to Run for Change on the 8th December? This will be JAA's biggest event ever.

Jog, walk, or skip around Melbourne's iconic Royal Botanic Gardens and help us create lasting change in vulnerable communities in Australia. 
Click here to register yourself (or your team!) to Run for Change. 

This week over 100 people attended the Award ceremony for the inaugural JAA Ron Castan Humanitarian Award at the offices of Arnold Bloch Leibler in Melbourne. Mazaltov to Dr Howard Goldenberg and Jacky Lipson who were recognised for their outstanding efforts to pursue social justice. 

It has been such a wonderful year at Jewish Aid and we thank you for your ongoing involvement and support.

P.S: Click here to see a brilliant 4 minute highlights clip from our What Would You Do? Campaign launch.

The Inaugural Ron Castan Humanitarian Award

Mark Leibler AC, Nellie Castan and Gary Samowitz at the Ron Castan Awards.

Ron Castan Awardees

Mazaltov to Dr Howard Goldenberg and Jacky Lipson on receiving the inaugral JAA Ron Castan Humanitarian awards.

You can read Howard's speech here, and Jacky's here. Truly inspirational words.

The keynote speaker on the night was Mark Leibler AC. You can read his powerful speech here.

Click here to see all the pictures from the event.

Expand Your Mind

Is there a strong current of social justice in the Jewish tradition? Click here to explore this question with Rabbi Dr. Orna Triguboff Phd.
Do you think faith has any role to play in charity or development work today? Click here to read Dr Joel Negin's thoughts on this issue.

Holiday programs with the Sudanese community

Check out the pics from our latest holiday programs in Melbourne and Sydney. We had record numbers at both events.

Coming up

Mitzvah Day is around the corner! Get excited, and get involved!

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