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Shabbaton Choir in Concert raises £600 for Chai

On Sunday 5th March the Shabbaton Choir brought together the beauty of music and the sanctity of prayer at a concert at the United Hebrew Congregation in Leeds.

Jacob Sobel gets in the swing with Table Tennis Extravaganza in aid of Chai

On Sunday 19th February, Jacob Sobel set himself the ultimate endurance challenge, to play table tennis all day (10am-8pm) in aid of Chai.

Young Chai and Love Chai’s ‘Breast Friends Forever’ raises over £2,000

On Wednesday 8th Feb, over 120 ladies attended ‘Breast Friends Forever’, a breast cancer awareness and pampering evening at Chai’s Flagship centre in Hendon. Chai’s Young Chai and Love Chai committees joined forces to organise the event, raising over £2,000 which will be put towards the ‘Chai in Schools’ Pr...

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2017

When a person is diagnosed with cancer, it rarely affects just the patient. Which is why Chai’s support extends to family members and friends who also feel the impact. This week is Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2017. To mark it, Renee Baum and her family share their experience.

Benji Albert climbs Machu Pichu raising £3,000 for Chai

In April 2016, Benji Albert embarked on the challenge of a lifetime, trekking through the Andes mountains in Peru to reach Machu Pichu. 

Josh Beach and James Cohen brave head shave in aid of Chai

Yavneh and Immanuel College students, Josh Beach (14) and James Cohen (15), chose to shave their heads as an act of friendship and solidarity for a very close friend who has been diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma, a soft tissue cancer. So far they have raised a staggering £16,186, far exceeding their initial target of £15,000, which will ...

Pre-Chanukah Ladies evening in aid of Chai and Camp Simcha

On Sunday the 11th December, Rbtzn Tanya Garber of Shenley United Synagogue hosted a Ladies Evening in aid of Chai and Camp Simcha.

Chai Five Young Professionals Bake Off raises £1,000

The Chai Five Committee welcomed over 50 guests to a Bake Off in Hendon on Friday 9th December. 

Chai’s ‘Impact’ Dinner raises £1.1m

Chai Cancer Care, the Jewish Community’s Cancer Support Organisation raised £1.1m at its annual Dinner last night (5th December). The event entitled ‘Impact’ was held for the second time at London’s Roundhouse, and was attended by over 750 guests, raising the much needed funds for Chai to provide its specialist support...

Bake Sale in aid of Chai raises £750

Rivka Shaerf hosted a Bake Sale for Chai Cancer Care with the help of her friend Rebecca Saunders on Sunday 4th December.