The Board resends its call for bushfire support

January 9, 2020 by J-Wire Newsdesk
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Given the increased and ongoing severity of the fires, the Board of Deputies has established a new campaign with Stand Up for further donations for dispersal to those affected in NSW and elsewhere.

Photo: NSW Rural Service – Nick Moir

The NSW Jewish Board of Deputies together with Stand Up: Jewish Commitment to a Better World, have so far raised $590,000 for bushfire relief. The funds will be disbursed shortly.

The new campaign can be found here:

We encourage those who are able to give to do so. All donations over $2 are tax-deductible.


One Response to “The Board resends its call for bushfire support”
  1. Michael Burd says:

    With respect Stand Up would be the last group I would give my money to it mAy end up in Sudan , Somalia who know where maybe even Syria ,surely there are other recipients that can hand out the funds directly to our fire victims .

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