B’nai B’rith Women

B’NAI B’RITH UK is an integral part of B’nai B’rith Europe,  a division of B’nai B’rith International, a global service organisation active in 58 countries, embracing all Jews, irrespective of their religious  and political beliefs.     Its work is wide-ranging and includes the  promotion of human rights, support for Israel, welfare, community outreach, youth, educational, social and cultural activities and it coordinates the European Days  of Jewish Culture and Heritage in the UK.   It provides humanitarian aid to former Eastern bloc states, where it also contributes directly to the re-establishment of Jewish communal life. It is represented with  non-governmental status at the UN and UNESCO. Though most  women’s lodges in the UK have now merged with men’s lodges, women play an importanB'nai B'ritht role in leadership and all aspects of its work.