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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.

‘It’s Chai Time for a Party’ raises £3,000 for Chai

‘It’s Chai Time for a Party’ was the latest sell out event organised by the Manchester Chai Lights Committee on 26th November.  

The Outlook Committee hosts Bridge Lunch raising over £4,000 for Chai

On Wednesday 23rd November, over 100 enthusiastic 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, Sally Needleman, Michele Lees-Smith, Jackie Sharpstone and Gail Baum have raised over £...

Daniel Friend's Megajump raises £180 for Chai

Daniel Friend took 30 of his friends to Megajump Trampline Park in Borehamwood on the 17th November for a Barmitzvah celebration.
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Wednesday Social Film Showing with Marc Silver

On Wednesday 2nd November, Chai clients were treated to a private screening of Marc Silver’s documentary film, ‘3 ½ minutes, Ten Bullets’ at Chai’s Wednesday Social at the flagship centre in Hendon.