0420 891 923 info@ncjwa.org.au

National Council of Jewish Women of Australia


Ensuring the continuity of Jewish values to build a better world, through:

– advocacy,

– empowerment,

– community service,

– philanthropy, and

– education.


21st September 2020

Read NCJWA’s statement regarding the extradition of Malka Leifer. 

Download the letter template to send to your local member re Malka Leifer’s extradition.

NCJWA advocates, educates and empowers women. We are concerned with social justice and women’s issues and focus on building better lives for all.


Each of the 6 sections in Australia provides a variety of programs and projects based on our 4 tiered platform: Status of Women, Community Service, Israel, Education.

  • We provide service to the community through grassroots programs and projects touching members of the Jewish and general communities from the very young to seniors.

  • We empower and advocate for women via our work with other NGOs and advisory committees to the Government.

  • We support Israel through advocacy, education and fundraising for various Israel projects.

  • We educate especially on women’s rights including Jewish women’s rights.


Join us – make a difference.
Become a member of your local section


President: Sheila Levine
Email: ncjwbne@gmail.com
Facebook: @NCJWABrisbane

> for more on Brisbane


Anita Shroot
Email: Canberra email

> for more on Canberra


Co-Presidents: Miri Orden, Maxine Bachmeyer, Janet Merkur
Email: president@ncjwnsw.org
Website: ncjwansw.org.au
Facebook: @NCJWA.NSW

>for more on NSW



President: Helen Lewin
Email: helen.lewin@ncjwavic.org.au
Website: ncjwavic.org.au
Facebook: @ncjwa.vic

> for more on VIC



President: Jenny Faigenbaum
Email: jennysue@tpg.com.au
Facebook: @ncjwawasection

> for more on WA


PO Box 104, Balaclava, 3183 VIC

Email: info@ncjwa.org.au

Facebook: @NCJWA

Telephone: 0420 891 923
Office hours: Mon & Wed: 9.30am – 3.30pm

Shirley Glance OAM, Sylvia Gelman AM MBE z”l, Rysia Rozen OAM, Negba Weiss-Dolev National President, Di Hirsh OAM – At the Sylvia Gelman Foundation Launch



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