More than 600 guests at Kisharon’s Together We Grow annual dinner at London’s Hilton Park Lane helped raise almost £1m towards the £2.3m needed every year to fund the day-to-day running of its services.
The need for supported living within the Jewish community will continue to grow in the future with Kisharon at the forefront of developing opportunities, said outgoing Director of Operations and Development Julia Brown.
Judgement is expected soon at the High Court following a landmark appeal by Rosa Monckton to retain parents’ rights to make important decisions about the welfare of their children with learning disabilities once they reach 18.
“The world stands on three things: Torah, the service of G-d, and deeds of kindness.” Kisharon looks at the person not the disability, teaching Torah, Middos and Mitzvot embracing and cherishing everybody’s special talent and bringing out the best in them.
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