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5 reasons to have hope in the job hunt

12th February 2021

This is a very difficult time for so many in the Jewish community, especially when it comes to work and business. Last week, the Governor of the Bank of England estimated that 2.2 million people in the UK are currently unemployed, a rate of 6.5%. Millions more are on furlough and fearing what may what happen...

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Ofer – Employment client

27th January 2021

I heard about Work Avenue through my Synagogue. I like the fact that it works with the community; it allows me to be who I am. Really as a community we are so blessed to have Work Avenue. I first got in touch with Work Avenue about three years ago as I was seeking work in...

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Work Avenue raises over £1million in 36-hour fundraising marathon

19th January 2021

Work Avenue received more than £1million in donations from members of the Jewish community during a 36-hour online fundraising marathon.   In total, the charity raised over £1.1m from over 3,500 donors, far exceeding their original goal of £750,000.   The total includes matched funds from very generous donors who agreed to double every penny received.   As the Jewish community’s...

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