Communities In Need
COMMUNITIES IN NEED
Rooted in our mission is the understanding of our Jewish identity, the appreciation of human diversity, and a commitment to tikkun olam, repairing the world. Below is a list of resources to help communities in need.
HURRICANE IAN SUPPORT
Our hearts are with everyone affected by Hurricane Ian’s devastation. UJA-Federation of New York is currently accepting donations to help relief efforts. To lend your support, click here to make a donation.
Want to help support the people of Ukraine? Below is a list of resources accepting monetary donations, medical supplies, and volunteers to prepare supplies.
- AFYA Disaster Relief
- AFYA Medical Supply Donations
- HIAS in Ukraine
- JDC Donations
- Jewish Agency for Israel Saving Jews from Conflict Zones in Ukraine
- Project Kesher Emergency Fund for Women and Girls in Ukraine
- UJA-Federation of New York Donations
- Donate humanitarian supplies
- Register to volunteer to prepare medical supplies for Ukraine
- 211 Long Island’s collection sites
HAITI DISASTER RELIEF FUND
The recent deadly earthquake in Haiti, coupled with heavy rain and wind from Tropical Storm Grace, has caused overwhelming devastation. UJA-Federation of New York’s partners are on the ground in Haiti providing emergency aid. 100% of funds will be used for disaster relief in Haiti. Click here to donate now and support critical relief efforts and help save lives.
PROJECT WARMTH EMERGENCY HEATING ASSISTANCE
Are you behind on heating payments? Is your oil tank on low or empty? Have you recently received a disconnection notice? Project Warmth can help! Call United Way of Long Island’s 211 Information and Referral Center, 1.888.774.7633, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm for information. For more information, visit 211longisland.org.
JEWISH CLIMATE ACTION NETWORK
The Jewish Climate Action Network (JCAN), mobilizes communities to take leadership in climate campaigns through education and reducing carbon footprints. SJJCC is a member of the New York chapter. For more information on JCAN, click here.