Alumni Achievers

Alumni Achievers

Rabbi Mirvis

Chief Rabbis Mirvis (MY 1973) knighted by King Charles


Romaney Pinnock (MY 2002) heads up SA women’s football

Leora Raikin (MY 1987) was honoured at the California State Assembly in Sacramento. The State of California is the fifth largest economy and the state assembly is equivalent to the parliament of California. In April 2023, California Assembly member Laura Friedman, District 44, was proud to introduce Leora Raikin from the David Labkovski Project on the Assembly Floor for the creation of the David Labkovski Project. This is the highest award in the state of California. Leora and the David Labkovksi Project have been featured in a documentary that has won a Telly Award “Healing through Art” Watch it here. Read about Leora’s other achievements here.


Darren Joseph (MY 2000) recently qualified as an adult pulmonologist. After matric he completed his undergraduate degree at UCT and has since worked in Gauteng, settling in Pretoria where he works in the academic sector. He specialised in internal medicine at the University of Pretoria and had been working as a specialist physician before completing his fellowship training in respiratory medicine, having done a lot of it during the COVID pandemic. Fun Fact: Darren’s mom, Lorraine Joseph, was a former principal of Herzlia Milnerton and a teacher for many years in the Herzlia system.



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UHS Chairman’s Award 2024

This award honours those who have made an extraordinary contribution to the life and well-being of the greater Herzlia community.

Tax benefits

Tax Benefits of Donating to The Herzlia Foundation Trust

United Herzlia Schools is the sole beneficiary of The Herzlia Foundation Trust PBO No. 930038539

South Africa Donors are eligible for a Section 18 A tax certificate in respect of donation to the Foundation (depending on the terms of the donation within our discretion). Please contact if you require assistance.

United Kingdom Donors can apply for a GiftAid form if they donate through EuroChai SA. Please contact Ralph Frank if you require further assistance.

United States of America Donors can receive tax benefit if they donate via the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego. Please ensure designation of funds is “Friends of Herzlia”.

Canada Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. Please ensure allocation of funds is written “The Herzlia Foundation Trust” on your donation & tribute form. Please contact Eyal Golan if you require further assistance.

Australia Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through Chai Charitable Foundation.