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Elderly woman wearing white headscarf

A Blessing of Food and Faith

Frieda often goes without food in order to buy the medicine she needs to survive. Help provide food and necessary provisions so this precious Jewish soul can observe Passover.

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Elderly woman (Katya) wearing a green scarf and purple jacket

Comforting a Holocaust Orphan

What an unspeakable horror to be just 4 years old and witness your best friend’s mother and younger brother shot in cold blood by the Nazis. Katya was this child.

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Elderly woman wearing pink headscarf, blue jacket, Anna from Ukraine

Relying on Strangers

Maria vividly remembers the last conversation she had with her mother. She was just eight when her mother begged her to look after her younger sister, Anna, who is both disabled and deaf.

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woman (Vlasta Postoljuk) wearing brown sweater, black belt, blue jeans. Laundry hanging on clothesline, house, daytime.

They Would Go Hungry for Days

It is hard to imagine the desperation and struggle that Vlasta and her family face, especially during the season of Passover. Their tiny home is severely rundown, has no running water inside,...

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Yael holding elderly woman, crying and wrapped in a blanket

The Blessing of Hope

Luba has not had a visitor to her home in over a year. With no remaining family, this aging orphan of the Holocaust is filled with great loss, pain, and deep loneliness.

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Don't Let Them Leave Empty-Handed

With just a few days left until Passover, needy Jewish people throughout Israel are already praying that there will be enough Fellowship food boxes to go around.

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Providing Lifesaving Food and Precious Dignity

Many of us think of a gift card as a thoughtful present to spend on something we might not otherwise buy for ourselves. But for impoverished people in Israel, the gift of a food card provided by...

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Desperate Mother Calls Passover Food Box "a miracle"

"I had a one-year-old with disabilities and three other children to support when my husband lost his job and suddenly we had no income," 31-year-old Orly says with tears in her eyes. "And nothing...

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A Needy Holocaust Survivor Can Finally Celebrate

Sofiya was just a child when the Nazis invaded her homeland of Ukraine. She and her mother were evacuated to Tajikistan, where Sofiya became heartbroken when her mother passed away soon after....

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