World Jewish Relief (WJR) has launched an emergency appeal to support millions of people facing severe food shortages across the Horn of Africa. The UN has reported that the situation is the worst food security crisis in the world today, leaving some 10 million in need of assistance. To donate please go to http://bit.ly/jWzY9j
As the latest addition to the Corporate and Professional Services team Emma has joined us from Say Communications where she was working on a variety of b2b and technology clients. Prior to this Emma worked in China with Marriot Hotels and in a London-based consumer PR agency. Emma studied Law at Liverpool University and interests include running and escaping to explore new cultures!
Mike Freer, MP for Finchley and Golders Green & Lee Scott, MP for Ilford North joined representatives of Shechita UK at an Abattoir this week, in the Prime Minister’s constituency of Witney; where shechita, the Jewish religious humane method of animal slaughter for food, is carried out.
The MPs both commented on how impressed they were with the dedication and expertise of the slaughter men as well as their uncompromising adherence to the highest standards of animal welfare. Nice hair nets guys!
The PR Office held our annual World Jewish Relief Big Bagel Lunch on Friday. The entire team and guests mingled and munched on a variety of bagels and competed in a bagel quiz! All donations received went to World Jewish Relief who support individuals and communities living in abject poverty.
Jo has joined the team as PA to Shimon Cohen. She has several years of administrative experience, most recently working with a firm of Chartered Accountants. She will also be working closely with the Office Manager to ensure the smooth running of the office. Jo is involved with voluntary organisations outside of work and spends her free time doing a range of activities. Due to being from sunny Devon she enjoys nothing more than getting outdoors and making the most of the day.