Organisations join forces to fight cost-of-living crisis

BUILDING on the success of the community’s collaborative response to the pandemic, focus has now turned to the cost-of-living crisis.

The Leeds Jewish Representative Council facilitated the first round-the-table meeting of representatives from a number of the city’s synagogues and larger organisations to discuss how they can work together to support the ever-increasing numbers affected by escalating prices.

Rep Council chief operating officer Susie Gordon said: “We talked about how to maximise the limited resources we have and how to reduce any overlaps in projects.

“We looked at what already existed and what could be expanded upon as well as investing in new ideas.”

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