Author Archives: Elspeth Campbell

GLASGOW KILTWALK – SUNDAY 28TH APRIL

Don your kilt (if you’re feeling brave!) and your trainers to raise money for Jewish Care Scotland. We’d love you to walk the Kiltwalk for us- we’ll give you 50% off your registration fee and a JCS T-shirt! There are three distances: • The Mighty Stride – 23 miles • The Big Stroll – 15 more »

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Food For Thought

We want to thank everyone who came along to the ‘Food for Thought’ event last Thursday. We had a great turnout, and a thoughtful and lively discussion about the future. Thank you for sharing your experiences and thoughts on Jewish Care Scotland. The discussions covered a wide range of topics relating to where the organisation more »

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The winner of this month’s 500 club is Sharon Mail

If you’d like to be in with a chance of winning, please contact helenaw@jcarescot.org.uk

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Food for Thought

Jewish Care Scotland is evolving to meet the changing needs of the Jewish community in Scotland. We are asking the community to share their ideas about what the organisation should provide in the future during an evening of good food and good conversation. This invitation is for anyone who is interested in the how Jewish more »

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160th Anniversary Dinner

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On Sunday 7th October Jewish Care Scotland gave Giffnock Shul banqueting hall a glamorous makeover and hosted our sold out 160th Anniversary Dinner. Guests were piped into Giffnock Shul by Cho Lam Lee and began the evening with a sparkling reception. Hilarious impressionist Jess Robinson kicked off the night’s entertainment and the JCS promotional video more »

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Opening Times

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Our Big Conversation

The 160-year anniversary of Jewish Care Scotland coincides with the end of our three-year strategic planning period so it’s timely to take stock, to look at how the organisation has evolved over time, and to consider the future. 160 years ago, JCS was formed as a welfare organisation for those in financial hardship. Today, JCS more »

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Fun in the Sun at Troon

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Seventy people enjoyed Jewish Care Scotland’s annual summer visit to Troon on Thursday 26th June. Thistle club and Aviv club members, along with our dedicated volunteers and staff travelled by coach and minibus to spend an afternoon at the Troon Walker Hall. The hall was decorated with fresh flowers by volunteers and The Kosher Chef more »

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160th Anniversary Dinner

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  Tickets for our 160th Anniversary Dinner are now sold out, but we have a waiting list. It takes place on Sunday 7th October at 7pm, in Giffnock Shul. Tickets are £55 and include a drinks reception, a three course meal and entertainment. We really hope you will join us for this special occasion as more »

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Philip Jacobson Award

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Congratulations to Claire Miller and Freda Kostick for winning the Philip Jacobson Award for community service. They were joint winners with Jeff Vulkan and Ralph Gurevitz. We’re very pleased that Claire and Freda’s commitment and kindness have been recognised – they have been bringing much delight to JCS club members for 18 years! Their award was presented more »

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