Our Board comprises leading members of the Cape Town Jewish community, bringing a combined 300 years of accumulated leadership, dedication to community, sharing of expertise and heart. Each board member cares deeply about investing in the future of the community, and all are anchored by strong, visionary and values-based leadership.
Viv Anstey (Director)
Viv can be described as a serial social entrepreneur, being the catalyst for numerous start-ups in the SA Jewish scene. She has had a hand in establishing Melton, Limmud SA, Jewish Literary Festival, PJ Library, Tikkun, the SA Jewish Museum and Jewish trauma network. From a Master’s in Social Work to a Master’s in Jewish Community Service and recipient of numerous local and international awards including the Eric Samson Mendel Kaplan Communal Service Award in 2021, Viv sees her role in this new EOLI initiative as an acknowledgement to her mentors as well as her personal investment in Jewish continuity.