Maccabi GB was delighted to be at the recent JVN 2023 Volunteering Awards. It was an opportunity to celebrate our volunteers who so selflessly give their time and expertise, and truly represent the Maccabi GB ethos. Congratulations to each of our nominees across the four categories:
Volunteer of the Year: Ian Aarons
Volunteer of the Year: Heather Shuman
Lifetime Achievement Award: Laurence Myers
Young Volunteer of the Year: Brandon Myers
Volunteer Team of the Year: JCC Maccabi 2023 Management Team
The Maccabi GB team is so proud of each of our nominees and truly thank them for their ongoing service and dedication.
Yellow Candle Project
The Yellow Candle Project 2024 will be taking place on the 5th of May on the eve of Yom HaShoah. The community is invited to commemorate individual victims of the Holocaust by purchasing and lighting candles in commemoration. The Yellow Candle Project 2024 will launch on the 5th of February - please register your interest via the Yellow Candle website here.
Jami Mental Health Shabbat
In line with Jami Mental Health Shabbat over the 19th and 20th of January, we shared a video from one of the Maccabi GB Southern Football League clubs, Beitar Bushey, sharing messages from the team about the importance of Mental Health and self-care. Watch their message below.