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The Great Chai Bake Off raises over £1000 for Chai

On 22nd November, over 85 people attended the Great Chai Bake Off.

Mitzvah Day Challah Bake

In celebration of Mitzvah Day 2015, 4 Year 6 pupils; Mia-Sara Rosenfeld, Jacob Gibson, Max Lanzkron and Avital Cohen, from the Independent Jewish Day School came to Chai's Flagship Centre in Hendon to bake yummy challah.   

Chanukah Jewellery Sale raises over £500 for Chai

On Wednesday the 18th November, a steady stream of enthusiastic shoppers+ attended a Chanukah Jewellery Sale with stunning, unusual and one off pieces, hand made by members of the Chai Jewellery Workshop on offer. The sale took place in Chai’s Garden Room from 10am-1pm, with refreshments on offer.

“A Plateful of Love” in aid of Chai

Claire Cantor and the Cookbook Team; Louise Gluckstein, Nikki Epstein, Tamar Lehmann, Jemma Harrison, are asking for your help with a new cookbook that they are putting together to raise money for Chai.

Birmingham Community welcomes Chai Cancer Care

Responding to numerous requests from the Birmingham Jewish Community to provide specialised cancer care and support services, over 70 people attended the launch of Chai’s satellite service at Birmingham Jewish Community Care, Aubrey and Betty Lynes Centre on Sunday 15th November.
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The Outlook Committee hosts Bridge Lunch raising £2,610 for Chai

On Wednesday 4th November, over 80 avid bridge players attended a Bridge Lunch at Chai’s flagship centre in Hendon.  The event, hosted by Chai’s Outlook Committee; Marilyn Myers, Sue Freedman, Fran Goldin, Rikki Sher, Janis Sher, Elaine Barnett, Sally Needleman, Michele Lees-Smith and Jackie Sharpstone, have so far raised an impres...
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Israel’s Minister of Health visits Chai’s Flagship Centre

Israel’s Minister of Health, Ya’acov Litzman, visited Chai’s flagship centre in Hendon on Monday 2nd November. 
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Jonathan Barr’s fundraising victory in the Big Apple

On Sunday 1st November, Jonathan Barr joined over 50,000 runners in the New York City Marathon. Jonathan chose to run in memory of his mother, Val Barr and has so far raised over £3,230 for Chai Cancer Care.
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Chai’s 25th Annual Natalie Shipman Memorial Lecture

Chai’s Lecture Hall was filled to capacity as over 70 people attended Chai Cancer Care’s 25th annual Natalie Shipman Memorial Lecture at its flagship Centre in Hendon on Tuesday 13th of October.  
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Jay Turofsky's moving words about cancer

Read Jay Turofsky's heartfelt and moving message below: