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?
Counselling
  • 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
Chairman
Yitzchak Feiglin

Board
Avi Gilboa
Josh Goldhirsch
Yudi New
Moshe Trebish
Benny Berkowitz

Committee:
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
BSB:
033 169
Account No:
304529
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