Tag Archives: Keshet Australia

“Jews of Pride” at Midsumma Pride March 2019

The award-winning “Jews of Pride” contingent returned to dominate Pride March 2019 with an amazing sound system and a dynamic presence. Continue reading

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JCCV marks decade of “strong advocacy”

SUMMARY OF JCCV’S LGBTI INCLUSION ACTIVITIES 2009 – formation of the LGBT (at the time) Reference Group. 2011 – release of report into discrimination and vilification of LGBT Jews in Victoria. 2014 – JCCV supports and encourages affiliates to support … Continue reading

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In One Voice 2018

Aleph Melbourne, the Jewish Lesbian Group of Victoria and Keshet Austalia had a vibrant presence at In One Voice 2018. Continue reading

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Jewish contingent awarded “Most Fabulous” in 2018 Midsumma Pride March

It is with great delight we announce that Aleph Melbourne, together with the entire Jewish contingent participating in the 2018 Midsumma Pride March, is recipient of the “Most Fabulous” award (for the most fantastically frocked). Groups registered in the award-winning … Continue reading

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David Southwick 2015 statement on Keshet gaining JCCV membership

18 AUG 2015 MEMBER’S STATEMENT: JEWISH COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF VICTORIA Mr SOUTHWICK — I would like also to congratulate the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) for voting in its plenum on 3 August in support of the affiliation of … Continue reading

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Pride March 2018 – Loud & Proud

Pride March 2018 will see the strongest ever Jewish contingent in its two-decade history, bringing together a dynamic range of organisations from our community. After months of planning by Aleph co-convenor Colin Krycer we can now announce that for the … Continue reading

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JCCV working to improve inclusion and reduce mental health tragedies for our LGBTI community members

[Note: this Mental Health Forum was convened as an emergency response to the ABS Postal Survey on Same-Sex Marriage] JCCV working to improve inclusion and reduce mental health tragedies for our LGBTI community members   Last night, about 40 community … Continue reading

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JCCV Plenum votes in favour of admitting Keshet as an affiliate

On Monday evening (Aug 3 2015) the Jewish Community Council of Victoria voted on the admission of Keshet Australia as an affiliate member.  The well-attended meeting, held at the Blake Street Hebrew Congregation, was orderly, efficient and respectful. Photos from … Continue reading

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Media Release – JCCV, Keshet and Social Inclusion | JCCV

[JCCV media release; DOC file] Major Milestones In Social Inclusion For The Jewish Community 04 August 2015 The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) Plenum on Monday night had a near record attendance of affiliate organisations, community leaders and interested … Continue reading

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Bialik College urges the community to support Keshet

Last Friday, July 31 2015, the Principal of Bialik College, Jeremy Stowe-Lindner, issued this letter urging the community to support the application of Keshet Australia to become an affiliate member of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria at the plenum … Continue reading

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