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His Heartbreaking First Words

Poor, innocent Fiodor has seen far too much tragedy in the first two years of his life. Born in a war zone in Ukraine, his mother sadly recalls his first words – “tanks,”...

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“Sweet Honey Has Been Spilled on My Soul”

Larisa dedicated her entire life to caring for her aging husband and son who suffered from severe mental illness. Sadly, over the last 8 years Larisa has lost both husband and son and now lives...

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Blessings Needed Quickly

The High Holy Days begin at sundown on September 9th. This gives us just a short time to get special food packages into the hands of thousands of elderly, poverty-stricken Jews – including...

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Your High Holy Days Blessing

Being a blessing to the most vulnerable among God’s people is why we have committed to reaching 250,000 impoverished Jews through The Fellowship’s High Holy Days...

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Maria and other impoverished Jews like her in the former Soviet Union do not have enough food to live on, let alone the traditional foods to properly celebrate this sacred season of the High Holy Days with dignity.

Listen to Your Heart

Together with you, The Fellowship is committed to providing impoverished Jews in Israel and the former Soviet Union with basic necessities such as food, medical assistance, and heating...

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Blessing the "Least of These"

Together with you, The Fellowship is committed to providing impoverished Jews in Israel and the former Soviet Union with basic necessities such as food, medical assistance, and heating...

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You Can Make an Impact for Destitute Jews this High Holy Days

The High Holy Days are approaching and, with your help, we plan to deliver food boxes to over 200,000 needy Jewish families, children, and elderly in Israel and the former Soviet Union –...

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Deliver Hope to Those in Despair this Rosh Hashanah

The Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah is almost here – a time of both celebration and personal reflection that ushers in the High Holy Days and is the most sacred time on the Hebrew calendar....

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Reflection and Charity

Yom Kippur – the Day of Atonement  is considered the Sabbath of Sabbaths for the Jewish people, which begins at sundown September 18....

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As you see Marusia’s sweet smile and laughter, may you will feel the same warmth and joy you brought her through your High Holy Days support.

You can help ensure Marusia and other Jews feel God’s love all year long by making a monthly gift to help provide food and other basic needs on an ongoing basis. Thank you for changing her life.

Yael's Visit With Marusia

Watch and see Marusia’s sweet smile and laughter, and may you feel the same warmth and joy our Fellowship friends brought her through compassionate High Holy Days support.

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Observing the High Holy Days with Dignity

For the thousands of poor families in Israel and the former Soviet Union struggling to survive every day, preparing a meal for the High Holy Days can be a source of anxiety and distress, rather...

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Help for the High Holy Days

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year is fast approaching, and we urgently need your help to feed the poorest of the poor during our High Holy Days Campaign.

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Joy Instead of Despair During the Holiest of Days

Today tens of thousands of vulnerable Jews are unable to prepare for the holiest season of the year. During what should be a time of reverence, prayer, and celebration, thousands are in despair, as...

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A Sweet Holiday Season for a Woman with Mental Illness

Lyudmila lives with her sister, Rita, in Ukraine, and if it weren't for The Fellowship they would be all alone in the world.

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"Thank God there are good people who want to help us!"

Melina's four children used to beg her to buy meat, but then they realized that whenever she did their electricity would be turned off that month. "I do everything I can to be the best mother...

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