Feeding the Hungry  

Help feed those in need...

Congregation Emanu El accepts food and monetary donations for the poor.

food-drive

 

Suggested food items include:

Canned tuna, vegetables, pasta, chili, fruit, soup, milk etc.

1 lb. pkgs. of rice, pinto & navy beans

Packages macaroni & cheese

Small jars peanut butter

8 qt. pkgs. dry milk

 

You may also send a check payable to Congregation Emanu El for the Food Pantry fund so that we can provide Stater Brothers scrip to the Cornerstone Pantry.

These donations are distributed, by the Cornerstone Food Pantry, throughout the local community to help the less fortunate. 

MAZON - A Jewish Response to Hunger  


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Support "Step by Step"  

Step by Step - A Community Reentry Coalition

shampoo

Our support for parolees reentering the community is even more important in this difficult economy. We still need hygiene items with particular emphasis on razors, shaving cream, and shampoo. See a good sale? Think of buying several and bringing them to the TempleOffice. A monetary donation (memo: “Step by Step”) will be applied to the urgent needs of parolees to assist them in starting productive lives and staying out of prison. Contacts: Joanne Singer and Dr.Asher Sheppard of the Social Action Commitee.

Mitzvah Day 2005  

Save Darfur  

Help Stop Genocide in Darfur!

save darfur

 
sudanFor the first time in its history, the Committee on Conscience of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum has declared agenocide emergency ,”saying that genocide is imminent or is actually happening in the Darfur region of Sudan.

The crisis in Sudan is critical, with hundreds of thousands of refugees and victims of atrocities at risk of dying over the next several months.  We can make a difference. Donations to the Union’s Sudan Relief Fund will be used to provide humanitarian aid to the people of Sudan through reputable agencies.  Click here to be redirectef to the URJ Sudan Relief Page where you can learn more and make direct donations.

Click Here to be directed to the Save Darfur Coalition website for more ways to raise awareness and make a difference.

 

Be a Bone Marrow Donor  

The need is great. You have the power to help, the power to heal.

be the match

By becoming a bone marrow donor and joining the Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry, you make bone marrow and umbilical cord blood transplants a reality for thousands of patients with leukemia and other diseases who depend on a bone marrow donor who can make their life-saving transplant possible

You have the power to save lives.

Malaria Relief  

 

 


nothingbutnets-uploadEach year, malaria infects 500 million people, causing over one million deaths, devastating the society and economy of affected regions.

For just $10, you can purchase a bed net and help prevent the spread of this terrible disease in Africa.

Please make your donation to the Nothing but Nets Campaignand learn more about the URJ’s partnership in this program. Watch the amazing video & read the blogs.

 

 

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