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A Prayer for a Happy New Year


Countless people come into the Yad Eliezer offices each day hoping for assistance, and their first contact is Milka, who greets each man or woman warmly, kindly, and always with a smile. Milka is on the receiving end of so many sad stories...

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A Woman on a Mission

Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 Adopt-a-Wedding ,

When Shaina walked into the Yad Eliezer offices, it was like a positive, dynamic energy entered right along with her...

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My Conversation With Bini

Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 Emergency Fund,

I just got off the phone with Bini. Before I tell you about our conversation, let me tell you a little bit about Bini. Not too long ago, Bini was a hard working officer in the Israeli police force. And, he also happens to be an expert craftsman. He learned the trade from his father, who learned it from his...

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A Miklat on Polansky St.

Friday, Aug. 17, 2018 Volunteering, Food Boxes, Feed-a-Baby, Shabbat Chicken, Job Training

Since 1951, there’s been a law in Israel requiring all homes, residential buildings and offices to be built with bomb shelters or “safe rooms”...

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When Shalom the Shiputznik Needed Help

Friday, August 10, 2018 Job Training,

A robbery threatens one man's parnassa..

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From Soda Cans in Oregon to the Hungry in Israel

Thursday, August 02, 2018 Food Boxes, Shabbat Chicken,

One family's fascinating life journey with Yad Eliezer on the itinerary

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An Unimaginable Wedding

Thursday, July 26, 2018 Adopt-a-Wedding ,

A bride's teaching salary goes towards her parents' bread & milk; her wedding has to wait

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18 With a Dream

Monday, July 16, 2018 Job Training,

What will happen to Miri's?

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Seeing is Believing-Ahuzat Friedman

Thursday, June 07, 2018 Adopt-a-Wedding ,

After months of planning, could the new wedding halls be as impressive as they sound?

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Two Words

Thursday, May 31, 2018 Adopt-a-Wedding , Kol Kallah Bridal Fund,

Simple but powerful...

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Bringing New Meaning to Bar Mitzvah Gifts

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Bar Mitzvah Project,

It never ceases to amaze us when a donation comes from a thirteen year old...

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A Different Kind of Double Date

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 Adopt-a-Wedding ,

Batya was familiar with Yad Eliezer and she wanted to do something special...

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Back to Life

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Food Boxes, Feed-a-Baby, Shabbat Chicken

The haggadahs have been read, the matza has been eaten, the special dishes have been packed away.

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And the Countdown Begins...

Tuesday, March 06, 2018 Holiday Fund, Israel's Heroes,

Purim is past us, which means the countdown to Pesach has begun.

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The Tradition Continues-Mishlochei Manot with Lander College

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 Volunteering,

What's a great way to get ready for Purim?

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Fantastic Families

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 Volunteering, Food Boxes,

Their help is invaluable!

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What Color is Your Hat?

Thursday, November 02, 2017 Food Boxes, Feed-a-Baby,

Our favorite hat color is red...

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A High Holiday Thank You

Monday, October 23, 2017 Holiday Fund,

When the line stretches out the door, we can help because of YOU

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A New Beginning

Thursday, September 14, 2017 Holiday Fund,

Our tradition tells us that the way that we start the year will be symbolic of the whole year. What happens if they start the year hungry?

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"We are always looking for good sitting down people!"

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Volunteering, Food Boxes,

How did you spend your summer vacation?

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