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October 27th, 2019

You Provided Hope for Judith. Thank you!

Our special High Holidays matching gift campaign ended this week and we are happy to report that we met our goal and raised over $320,000! Thanks to the generosity of our anonymous donor, your donations were matched and we raised enough to serve over 70,000 nourishing meals - and also stocked pantries and provided therapeutic companionship, socialization and enriching programs for aging Holocaust Survivors like Judith at o...
September 22nd, 2019

A Shofar That Defied the Nazis

For years there have been fragmentary reports of almost unbelievable acts of faith at the Nazi death camps during World War II: the sounding of shofars, the ram’s horn trumpets traditionally blown by Jews to welcome the High Holy Days.

These stories of the persistence of hope even in mankind’s darkest moments have been passed down despite limited evidence and eyewitness detail.

September 18th, 2019

Remembering the Forgotten

For some Survivors of the Holocaust, like a pheonix rising from the ashes, they were able to rebuild their life in Israel and accomplish the impossible. Take Avraham Hershko, who fled to Israel with his family after they were imprisoned in an Austrian concentration camp. Today, Hershko is now a renowned scientist who won many prestigious awards including the Noble Prize in Chemistry. Read more >>