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Connecting through Candle Lighting

You are invited to an important event which will take place in your very own home every Friday before the sun sets where you will feel that familiar connection and warmth in the glow of the Shabbat candles.  For more information see our Facebook page here.

What's new at RCWC?

Our new RCWC board, Rebbetzin Sara Gutnick (president), Elissa Blaser (vice president), Naomi Rafael (secretary) and Mushka Raskin (treasurer) is small and impactful, working behind the scenes. We remain committed to connecting, empowering and nurturing our wonderful Jewish community of women and are always open to like-minded volunteers.

Wishing everyone a kosher and happy Pesach and hatzlocha with your preparations for Pesach – stay calm, healthy and happy.

RCWC Event Sponsorship Possibilities

Rabbi Shea Hecht kindly sponsored the Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan event at Beit Chabad Ohel Devorah in memory of his mother.  Consider the possibilities of sponsorship for your RCWC events!

Beit Chabad Ohel Devorah, Melbourne

Ohel Devorah is offering an event with a difference for Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan following the Tishrei inspiration.  Tuesday, 29 October, 7:45 for an 8:00pm start.  More details here.

Chabad of Contra Costa, Walnut Creek, CA

First international affiliate

RCWC newest affiliate, Chabad of Contra Costa in Walnut Creek, California, USA led by Rebbetzin Chaya Berkowitz, held their first Rosh Chodesh event Wednesday, 30 October 2019.  It was a great success with gracious hosting by Michal, d’var Torah by Rebbetzin Chaya, and enthusiastic participation by the women of CCC.


RCWC is specifically looking for volunteers for our Linking project.

If you enjoy working with the elderly and have event planning experience, we would love to hear from you.

Creative D’var Torah and Program Developer required.

Work with the RCWC in preparing a message of the month to be delivered by the affiliates.

Help develop a creatively themed program matching the month and the message.

Eshet Chayil Launch Video

Following the successful launch of the Eshet Chayil Series, we are delighted to announce the video of the Eshet Chayil Launch …… will be available on our website very soon.

Jewish Care Newsletters

Two Jewish Care Newsletters My Circle & My Connection contain lovely articles about the recent RCWC events held at Gary Smorgon House on February 3 for Rosh Chodesh Adar 1. See articles


Do you know when your Hebrew Birthday is? We can help you find out. Special Powers and blessings come with this day.  Connect your birthday with the RCWC by contacting us to initiate our month by month Birthday Honours