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CHAG HASHAVOUT Campaign for the needy in ISRAEL!

As we approach Chag HaShavuot, we are writing to you today to solicit your participation in providing assistance for orphans, needy families, soldiers of the IDF, and holocaust survivors in Israel for the approaching holiday.

Unfortunately, the situation in Israel has been very difficult to say the least, and the needy are in dire need of your help! We have thousands of needy Israeli families waiting for "Food Aid" for the approaching holiday. These families struggle year round to obtain food for their families. During the holidays it is especially necessary to send them "Food Cards."

 
Please help us help them, so that they can enjoy their holiday despite the circumstances they find themselves in. Let's work together and ensure they too rejoice this Shavout in Israel!
ONLY with your donation can this be a reality!
 
Putting food on their tables is the only way to ensure needy families in Israel have food!
 

I wish to help my brethren in Israel with pre-paid Food Cards for the holiday of Chag Hashavuot for:

Victims of terror,

Families of IDF soldiers,

Orphans and needy families,

by clicking HERE and donating online.

Meet our volunteers and professionals making all of this happen in Israel!
 

Each and every month throughout the year, the Jewish Assistance & Relief (JAR) provides close to 2,000 "Food Cards" for needy Israeli families with a minimum value of $80 to as much as $600, and for the holidays, the numbers go up to 10,000 families with assistance of at least $80 to help with the added holiday expenses.

 

Highlights of the Food Card Program:

Recipients are chosen by local Ministry of Welfare offices based on thier financial needs. Many families have work, but are struggling to make ends meet; some lost their jobs, family sickness, economic hardships caused by the war on terror, death, etc.

Families receive pre-paid food debit cards accepted throughout Israel at any of the 400 Branches of Supersol, Blue Square National Supermarket, Machsanei HaShuk, Victory, Yeinot Beitan, and Shuk Mehadrin chain stores,where they shop with dignity, and are able to buy foods of their choice.

Our Food Cards are pre-programmed so that families can only purchase basic food and household products, and excludes any purchases of cigarettes, alcohol, clothing, cosmetics, electronics, or gourmet foods.

Food Cards are issued for six months, and sometimes extended for another six months if there are extenuating circumstances, giving families time to adapt to their new economic situation and learn to live within their means.

Recipient families are overseen by their local welfare officers with additional oversight by the Jewish Assistance Fund, the Israeli arm of JAR.

Cards are issued throughout the year, as well as during a war or at holidays.

Recipients come  from all walks of life and from throughout Israel with absolutely no discrimination, and include: orphans, single parent families, holocaust survivors, the elderly, soldiers of the IDF, and special needs children, etc.

Food Cards are programmed with different amounts based on donor specifications and recipient needs.

Our administrative budget in Israel is covered by the rebates we receive from the national retailers so that 100% of your donation goes directly to feed needy families. There is NO warehouse and logistical fees spent to cover packaging and distribution costs, as families receive their cards in the mail and then go shop like all other citizens.

 In the merit of your generous donation,

may you and your loved ones enjoy a Happy Shavuot! 

!חג שמח לכל עם ישראל

Please Make Checks Out To:

Global Jewish Assistance & Relief Network (JAR)

511 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 18 New York, NY  10011

GJARN is a non-profit organization registered under 501 (c) 3.

Tax Id# 11-309-5240

 

 
Tue, October 15 2019 16 Tishrei 5780