World Jewish Relief’s online giving website Wjrapped Up has been shortlisted for a Charity Times Award for ‘Best Use of the Web’. The first online gift website for the Jewish community launched in March 2011 has already raised over £2000. Gifts cover the whole breadth of the charity’s work in 22 countries, including ‘access to clean water for victims of disasters’ and ‘mobile health clinic access’. To purchase a gift or make a donation go to http://bit.ly/p3d44z
Following an energetic and passionate campaign, Etz Chaim Jewish Primary School, one of the very first ‘Free Schools’ has successfully secured planning permission for the site which will now become its permanent home in Mill Hill, north London. Despite local opposition, The PR Office was able to work with Etz Chaim to demonstrate the urgent need and immense value of the school, both to the planning committee and to the local community. We wish the school every future success.
The PR Office is currently looking to recruit a new receptionist/admin assistant. This is a pivotal role in a busy office environment which requires an energetic team player. Main roles include ensuring the smooth running of the office, providing key support to the Office Manager and administrative support to the team. If you are interested please email a covering letter and CV to Nikki Saunders.
This week, over 200 students from across the country were honoured for their outstanding and inspirational work following their participation in the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Lessons from Auschwitz Project. The event, held at Church House in Westminster, London, was addressed by guest speakers Nick Robinson, BBC Political Editor and actor Ollie Barbieri from hit Channel 4 show Skins, who visited Auschwitz-Birkenau with the Holocaust Educational Trust earlier this year.
Kenshoo, a global leader in digital marketing software this week held its first industry roundtable in London. The event, which saw the chairman of the IABs Search Council present his findings from a new report on The Search for Integration, helped stimulate a very lively debate between 12 industry professionals. This was not just on search in the media mix but continued through to just about every other hot topic in digital marketing. Kenshoo look forward to making this a regular event.