Amid an arctic freeze, members of the Lone Star State opened doors to friends without power, cooked meals, arranged for medication pickups for the homebound, and, in one extreme case, mobilized to ensure that hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccines would not go to waste.
The contest is really intended to "encourage the next generation of Jewish leaders to be thoughtful, sympathetic and to see the world through the eyes of others."
A total of 200,000 needy families will be assisted through the effort.
Neighboring regions and even those communities more distanced from the disaster zone would see a marked increase in philanthropy.
The new neighborhood was named “The Jerusalem neighborhood.”
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Bonds leadership approached Israel’s Finance Ministry, requesting a higher goal to secure additional funding necessary to help Israel offset economic challenges expected due to the coronavirus pandemic.
“Providing oxygen is one of the most essential roles of a medical first responder,” said President and Founder of United Hatzalah Eli Beer.
The woman was immediately put on the ambulance and transferred to Shaare Zedek hospital, where family members thanked the United Hatzalah volunteers for their service.
At the inclusive kindergarten, children born with multiple disabilities and their non-disabled peers are integrated throughout their daily activities.
The platform helps people join and lead social initiatives and organize them in a simple and effective way.
"I'm grateful for the respect and support President Putin gives to Russia's Jewish community. . . relations between Israel and Russia have been growing stronger."
He once confided to me that the rhetoric and backlash was so intense at the time that he contemplated resigning.
IsraAID has had a permanent team on the ground in Guatemala since the 2018 Volcán de Fuego eruption.
Workers from all municipal departments are participating in the effort and conducted more than 37,000 phone calls to date.
After learning that the price quote was for a Jewish synagogue, the Arab contractor decided to donate the materials and work for free.
During the week of Sukkot, FIDF has been distributing tens of thousands of nourishing meals, personal hygiene kits, and other products.
Masbia Soup Kitchen will be reopening for communal sit-in meals, starting on Rosh Hoshanah 2020.
Masbia Soup Kitchen Network, the only kosher soup kitchen in NY, has had a drastic increase in demand at all three of their locations since the start of the COVID-19 crisis.
For five years, IsraAID has been helping tens of thousands of Syrian, Iraqi and Afghani refugees in Lesbos. Last week, it burned down, leaving 12,000 people homeless.
“Unfortunately, the Covid-19 crisis is here to stay, and therefore this dialogue is a unique opportunity for the NGOs to build up their impact on the field."
September begins the seventh month of the COVID-19 emergency food relief at Masbia Soup Kitchen Network. It will also be the beginning of a...
I'm writing this letter to you with much pain and embarrassment. My name is Moshe B., a long time Brooklyn, NY resident.
“For a month now I’ve been getting almost no food from the hotels, and I have hundreds of people I cannot leave hungry.”
In an intimate setting outdoors attended by prominent American Jewish philanthropists, while adhering to social distancing, Ribo played his well-known hits to the audience, and for one song was joined on the stage by Ambassador Erdan.
Like most countries around the world, Israel has experienced economic hardships exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, with many reporting being hungry and unable to afford food.
In the coming weeks, Open Society will also support to emergent efforts to establish truth commissions on racism in America.
"Thank g-d they paired up both my son and daughter with amazing special tutors. "
Butter, cheese, and yogurt were provided to needy Jewish families in celebration of the Jewish holiday of Shavuot.