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.
The massive social services operation was launched at the behest of the Israeli government, at a cost of more than NIS 100 million in funding.
Eli Mizrachi will turn 80 this week and is the oldest, active volunteer EMT, first responder in United Hatzalah, and perhaps in Israel.
“Typically, I shop for about five families a day,” she says. “If I do a big order for one family, I will fill up a cart and take it back to my car, and then go back into the store.”
Ari fought hard to get into the IDF reserves, and served in a special forces paratrooper unit.
An historic virtual concert called “Together as One” on Lag B’Omer, Tuesday May 12th
Hundreds of intensive care beds were inaugurated at Sheba Medical Center, to serve in times of national emergencies.
The concert is in addition to the IAC’s community efforts to support healthcare workers.
“Challah and Chicken Soup for the Quarantined Soul” includes rolls, grape juice, candles and homemade soup (matzah balls optional).
Miriam Fuld was concerned for the welfare of the Efrat counter-terrorist unit, when they would go outside on emergency calls.
“At the core of the New York Jewish community is an incredible infrastructure of organizations that underpin our ability to sustain and strengthen Jewish life into the future."
The challenges have affected every sector of Jewish communal life, including organizational closures, staff layoffs, canceled programs, a pivot to online education and an increase in financial-aid needs.
The donation will fund 60 research teams at HU that are working to find a vaccine, produce faster and cheaper testing methods, and develop targeted treatments.
A parking lot was turned into a 22-station field hospital, while 2 departments have been converted into Coronavirus units.
Lozhkin stressed that people from all over Ukraine apply to the doctors of the Institute, which employs the best Ukrainian specialists in the field of ear nose and throat.
Among the IDF soldiers on base are some 1,000 Lone Soldiers from the United States who joined the IDF with no immediate family in Israel.
Adelson also purchased 2 million medical masks which he is donating to first responders and medical workers who are in the frontlines against the coronavirus pandemic.
"Some 6,000 families in Jerusalem with children in these schools normally have the respite of a structured educational framework."