Maccabi GB Weekly Update • 6th - 9th April


Yellow Candle Project
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The Community unites on Yom HaShoah, lighting Yellow Candles to remember and honour those who perished in the Holocaust
The Community joined together on Yom HaShoah - the annual day of Holocaust remembrance in the Jewish calendar - as tens of thousands of Yellow Candles were lit to commemorate the lives of those we have lost.
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250 members from across the community took part in a Yellow Candle lighting Ceremony during the Yom HaShoah UK Jewish Community National Holocaust Commemoration. If you missed the candle lighting you can watch it below!
Watch the Yellow Candle lighting Here
National Yom HaShoah UK Commemoration 2021
The Jewish community gathered together to remember the loss of six million and to pay tribute to the Survivors and Refugees for the remarkable contributions they have made to the Jewish community and wider UK society.
Watch the commemoration Here
It's not too late to Give a Gift to Never Forget!
Support The Yellow Candle Project today by texting YELLOW £5 or YELLOW £10 to 70660 to donate £5 or £10. To donate another amount please click below.
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Yellow Candle lighting in Dubai and Bahrain
Members of the community from Dubai and Bahrain lit Yellow Candles and held their own Yom HaShoah ceremony.
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 Maccabi GB in the news
Click here to see the brand new sports page in the Jewish Chronicle
Click here to see a 'Thank you' advert for Yellow Candle in the Jewish Chronicle
Click here to view article in Israel hayom – ‘In first, Bahrain Jewish community holds Holocaust Remembrance Day event’
Click here to view an article in Times of Israel – ‘In first, Holocaust remembrance ceremonies held in UAE, Bahrain’ 
Click here to view article in CBN News – ‘Muslims, Jews Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day Together in Gulf States’ 
Click here to view an article in the Jewish News - 'Tens of thousands mark Yom HaShoah with Yellow Candles'
Click here to view article in the Jewish News – ‘Writer’s shock as friend gets aunt’s Shoah candle – a one in six million chance’
Click here to view article in the Jewish News – ‘Yom HaShoah: Thousands tune in to second virtual commemoration’ 
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Maccabi GB Weekly Update • 6th - 9th April
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