Give US Your Dough
The United Synagogue this week launched their 2012 pre-Pesach Appeal, 'Give US Your Dough' by baking a huge promotional chollah which was cut up and sold to staff at the US central office, to kick off the fundraising.
Purim Spiel Anger
Anger has been expressed following a United Synagogue announcement that, due to legal advice, there is to be no 'spiel' in this year's Purim edition of You & US.
Wolfson Hillel Shabbaton with Tribe
On Shabbat 24th- 25th February, 49 year six children from Wolfson Hillel primary school took part in a Tribe Shabbaton at Chigwell & Hainault United Synagogue.
Hasmonean High School for Girls Tribe Ambassador Competition
19 students from Hasmonean High School for Girls competed in the Tribe Ambassador competition. The six part course promotes Israel advocacy and aims to prepare participants for life on campus, where they may need the knowledge to defend Israel. Participants competed for a trip to Israel and a week-long internship with 'Stand With US', an international organisation dedicated to informing the public about Israel.
Learn2Lead Jerusalem Experience Unites US Tribe Members in Israel
45 year 10 Tribe members from Bushey, Radlett, Stanmore, Highgate and Hampstead Garden Suburb United Synagogues attended the 'Jerusalem Experience', a seven day programme in Israel, last week, led by Tribe Executive Director Rabbi Andrew Shaw.