Hertzel Katz

Hertzel Katz was born in South Africa 77 years ago where experiencing anti Semitism first hand led to his interest in Zionism, he came on Alyah in 1969 with his wife Lola and 2 young children. Qualifying as a lawyer Hertzel also always found time to volunteer. For many years he has worked with Telfed (The South African Zionist Organisation) helping to set up its structure, initiating new ideas and on 2 occasions was its chairman. His involvement with ESRA began more than 25 years ago when he helped write its constitution and register it as a NPO, actively involved in many ways Herzl was chairman of ESRA 5 years ago. Many other organizations have also benefited from Hertzel's dedicated and enthusiastic presence – these cover activities including road safety, sports, public services and cultural events.

Hertzl Katz explains what a consumer is entitled to if he has to call a technician to carry out repairs in a private home. The Consumer Protection Law was enacted in 1981 and has been amended many times since then.

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CONSUMERS BE AWARE
Category: Consumerism
Issue No. 148
 

Easy to follow instructions and advice on how to drive safely and to save money on fuel by a few sensible driving tips.

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Fuel Saving Tips for Motorists
Category: Features
Issue No. 165
 

Thanks to all who bought tickets for the ESRA Mondial Sweep

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ESRA MONDIAL SWEEP
Category: Sports
Issue No. 156
 

Hertzel Katz spells out the legalities of "Living Wills", or how to die with dignity. He also gives information about Amutat Lilach which is the leading organization dealing with this subject in Israel.

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LIVING WILLS AND THE PATIENT NEAR DEATH LAW 5766
Category: Business/Law
Issue No. 157
 

Ron Adini and Tomer Kerman, launched an NGO in the name of “Nechmadut” which they labeled as “The Society for a Friendlier World” established in order to make humanity friendlier and more pleasant. Their attractive card is catching on fast. It reads: “NICE OF YOU. Thanks. You’ve made my day.” And on the reverse side is written: “Someone treated you nicely? Give him/her this card. Someone gave you this card? Evidently you’ve made his/her day.”

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ARE YOU “NECHMAD”?
Category: Israel
Issue No. 171
 

How a great idea and a kind heart solved an apparently insoluble parking problem.

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Phone call restores one man’s faith
Category: Features
Issue No. 172
 

Hillel Cook, better known as Peter Bergson, is well known for his efforts in America in the 1940’so help the Jews in Europe. This book is based on a series of interviews that David Wyman held with Peter Bergson.

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A Race Against Death - A Review
Category: Literature
Issue No. 165
 

Invaluable tips on road safety and checking for common problems and suggestions of courtesy on the road to make driving a safer and less stressful experience.

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CHECK YOUR PRESSURE
Category: Environment
Issue No. 154
 
 
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