The Bloch Sefer Torah #belarus
The recently completed roots trip to Cape Town >from Israel by Beverly Saevitzon
Jacobson and her children precipitated a search for the Sefer Torah her great
grandfather, Aphraim Bloch, donated to Highlands House retirement home back in
The last time it was seen by a family member was by Beverly's brother, Richard
Shavei Tzion in 1998.
Read more about this success story, the research tools used and documents found
that helped locate the Sefer Torah, and bring the family together to honour the
memory of their Bloch - Cynkin ancestors >from Belarus.
This post includes current photos of the shul at Highlands House.
Chag Pesach Sameach