Maccabi GB Weekly Update • 18th-22nd January 2021


The latest news from Maccabi GB 
Maccabi GB host first-ever virtual Maccabi Europe Pan European Chess Tournament
On Sunday 17th January Maccabi GB hosted the first ever Maccabi Europe Pan European Chess Tournament organised by Premier Chess Coaching. The competition was held on the virtual chess platform Lichess with 150 players taking part.
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1 Minute for Mental Health - Mental Health Awareness Shabbat
This weekend Maccabi GB are proud to support Jami as part of The Mental Health Awareness Shabbat with a '1 minute for Mental Health' campaign as we hear from different people in the community about how mental health affects them. The Mental Health Awareness Shabbat is an opportunity for the entire community to focus on mental health and wellbeing and to raise awareness of mental illness. For more information on mental health just visit www.jamiuk.org/1-minute.
Click Here to hear from Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis
Leadership by Streetwise 2021 
Leadership by Streetwise is a unique Sports Leadership programme delivered by Streetwise and the community's sports provider, Maccabi GB. The programme is accredited by Sports Leaders UK.

Leadership will give you the qualifications and skills needed to lead sports sessions, coach teams and run sporting events, inspiring the community through your passion for sport. Sports Leaders UK's Level 1, 2 and 3 will stand out on your UCAS form and impress future employers.

The Course is open for young people in school years 10 – 13. 

The Leadership by Streetwise programme will run from February to September 2021.

Register Here
Streetwise Online Safety Interactive Workshop – Monday 15th February
During February, in partnership with 'Safer Internet Day 2021', Streetwise will be delivering an Online Safety campaign to Jewish Primary schools across the country. In order to support parents further, we will be offering a series of Online Safety Interactive Workshops.
Click Here to sign up
P.E. @ Home
Maccabi GB’s Sports Department has created an amazing collection of P.E. @ Home videos for all primary school ages!
Click Here to access the videos
Stand Up! Teacher Training - Thursday 11th February
Stand Up! are running another teacher training workshop! This is a unique teacher training on discrimination with a specific focus on addressing antisemitic and ant-Muslim rhretoric in secondary schools.
Click Here to book
Stand Up! What is Islam – new interactive workshop!
Stand Up! Education Against Discrimination has recently developed a new session for Jewish Primary schools, ‘Introduction to Islam’. The interactive, 30-minute session is delivered by a trained Stand Up! Muslim facilitator and is aimed at Years 4-6. It allows for students to ask questions in a safe space, whilst exploring interesting facts about Islam by looking at prayers, festivals, community, food and modesty laws.
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Maccabiah Games 2022
 The 21st Maccabiah Games dates have been confirmed for the 10th-27th July 2022. Have you registered? This is your chance to represent Maccabi GB in 2022.

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Amazon Smile
Need to order some essentials off Amazon? Looking for the next bargain? Why not donate to Maccabi GB whilst doing so with Amazon Smile. Order through Amazon today via the link below and 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) will be donated to Maccabi GB.

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 Affiliate and Maccabi Europe Announcements
Future Leaders Forum - Membership now open!
Calling all 18-35 year olds. Register now to ensure you never miss out on events, programmes and updates.
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Maccabi European Club Trophy - A project of Manchester Maccabi and Manchester Jewish Soccer League
On behalf of Manchester Maccabi and Manchester Jewish Soccer League we are delighted to invite your Maccabi football club to participate in a fantastic football tournament taking place in Manchester, July 2021. Who will be crowned winner of the Maccabi European Club Champions?

A project of Manchester Maccabi and Manchester Jewish Soccer League
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 Maccabi GB in the news
Click here to see an advert in the Jewish Chronicle on the Streetwise Online Safety Interactive Workshop
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Maccabi GB Weekly Update • 18th-22nd January 2021
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