Safeguarding Jewish Heritage in Maltese Islands

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PURPOSE & AIMS

  • To safeguard Jewish heritage in Malta

  • To restore the Kalkara and Ta’ Braxia cemeteries on behalf of the Jewish Community of Malta

  • To bring awareness to the general public, locally and internationally, of the history of the Jewish communities that lived in the archipelago

  • To promote the study of Jewish communities in Malta since Roman times

  • To hold events about Jewish History and Culture for the benefit of the Maltese community

Projects

Recent News

Anne Frank Exhibition

Anne Frank Exhibition

February 25th – March 4th, 2022
University of Malta, Valletta Campus
March 7th – April 18th, 2022
MCAST, Paola
April 20th – June 1st, 2022
Fort St. Elmo
June 19th – July 25th, 2022
Ħaġar Museum, Victoria Gozo

Renovations at Marsa Jewish Cemetery: MOU signed

The leader of the Jewish Community in Malta,  Reuben Ohayon, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects, to carry out renovations at the Marsa Jewish cemetery. The agreement is in two parts. The first...

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Marks & Spencer Becomes The First Corporate Sponsor of the Tayar Foundation

Tayar Foundation for Jewish Heritage in Malta (TFJHM) was established in 2019 in memory of George and Shelley Tayar, both of whom were Presidents of the Jewish Community of Malta. George was a leading Maltese businessman and philanthropist and one of the founders of the Marks & Spencer franchise on the island. He passed away in 1994. His wife Shelley, an Israeli and American journalist, passed away in May 2019. TFJHM was created by a group of their friends in the Jewish community and in the academic and cultural sectors of Malta, who were keen to promote their interest in Maltese Jewish life, history and culture.

CSB Group becomes a sponsor of the Tayar Foundation

Established in 1987, CSB Group offers diverse yet specialised business solutions and commercial services to a vast portfolio of corporate and private clients seeking to setup a business or relocate to Malta. With an 80+ team of qualified professionals we strive to be a partner of choice to our clients, providing them with tailor-made solutions, uniquely aimed at helping them succeed.

Get in Touch

The Tayar Foundation would love to hear from you!

You may contact us direct or through the form on the side.

TFJHM (VO/2019)
181 Melita Street
Valletta, VLT 1129
info@jewishheritage.org
+356 7706 3348