About Us

WHO are we?
  • Largest provider of welfare support in the Melbourne Jewish community
  • Volunteer organisation working at grassroots level with individuals and families to address poverty in the Jewish community.
  • Provision of emergency medical, financial and practical assistance in a crisis
  • Long-term support to break the cycle of poverty, restore dignity and improve quality of life.
WHAT services do we provide?
  • Social worker support and guidance for families and individuals in crisis
  • Financial assistance for long-term counselling and mental health care
  • Work with clients to manage household budgets Accomodation and Rent Assistance
  • Emergency accomodation for more than 70 families in last 12 months
Food Assistance
  • Vouchers to supermarkets and local butchers
  • Meals for families in crisis Medical Assistance
  • Free loan of mobility aids, transport and other medical equipment
  • Financial assistance for medical emergencies and ongoing treatment
Childrens summer camp program
  • Subsidies for more than 100 children to attend camps across the communal spectrum in the last 12 months
Childrens shoe subsidy program
  • Vouchers to be redeemed at children's footwear stores
HOW do we fit in?
  • We specialise in immediate response in crisisand emergencies
  • Quick turnaround from initial client contact to provision of financial assistance and services
  • Work co-operatively with other Jewish charitable and community organisations
  • Referals to additional services where needed

MJCF Directors & Management
Yitzchak Feiglin

Avi Gilboa
Josh Goldhirsch
Yudi New
Moshe Trebish
Benny Berkowitz

Linda Faigen
Debra Henderson
Nicole Lefkovits
Yoni Paluch
Menchi Schneier
Harvey Teller OAM

Melbourne Jewish Charity Fund Pty Ltd
ABN: 62 820 385 632

PO Box 351B
Balaclava, VIC, 3183

Office: 03 8587 7244
Fax: 03 9527 1852
Email: info@mjcf.com.au
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Direct Deposit Donation Details
Account name:
Melbourne Jewish Community Charity Fund
033 169
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