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Big-hearted Bar Mitzvah


When donations are made to Yad Eliezer, they come from people in countries throughout the world, and from all kinds of backgrounds. But it never ceases to amaze us when a donation comes from a thirteen year old. That&rsquo...

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A Different Kind of Double Date

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

At Yad Eliezer we know and appreciate that our donors are the reason we are able to do the work we do. To that end we’re constantly moved when we hear stories of kind hearted contributors who want to do something special-something meaningful...

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Back to Life

Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018 Food Boxes, Feed-a-Baby, Shabbat Chicken, Big Brothers and Big Sisters Program, Widow and Orphan Fund

The haggadahs have been read, the matza has been eaten, the special dishes have been packed away. Pesach 2018 is now a memory and it’s time to get back to the grind-work, school...

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And the Countdown Begins...

Tuesday, Mar. 06, 2018 Holiday Fund, Israel's Heroes,

Purim is past us, which means the countdown to Pesach has begun. With just 30 days to get ready, the clock is already ticking. There’s so much to do-shopping, cleaning, cooking.. even though we’ve done it before, it&rsquo...

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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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Coming Soon-Yad Eliezer's New Wedding Halls!

Monday, June 26, 2017 Adopt-a-Wedding ,

Ahuzat Tal Ashdod:The Latest in Beautiful, Affordable Weddings

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Some Things are Meant to Be

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Food Boxes, Feed-a-Baby, Adopt-a-Wedding

Shira came home with happy news to share with her mother-she was engaged! Unfortunately though, her mother, a widow, was struggling to provide for her family after Shira’s father had...

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$507,000 this Purim - a record breaker!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Holiday Fund,

48 hours of intensive giving as the spirit of Purim swept across the world...

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A New -Coat - For Each - Child!?!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Clothing and Shoe Exchange,

"It's finally time to give away those old rags and all of the feelings of frustration, worry and guilt that they symbolize..." a moving letter from a mother.

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Heartwarming- Literally!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 News & Events ,

What happens when two toddlers are sick because their home is cold and drafty and they don't even have a proper winter blanket to keep them warm?

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Boots, umbrellas, coats and smiles...

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 Clothing and Shoe Exchange,

Without winter coats, umbrellas, boots, or hats, how can children go to school in the winter?

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The warmth of our hearts = The warmth in their homes

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 News & Events ,

I grew up in the Philadelphia. The first snow storm that I remember must have been when I was about seven...

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To whom can she turn?

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 Widow and Orphan Fund,

Meet Nechama. At thirty six years old she was an established teacher, a mother of five, a beloved wife, and respected member of her community...

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Anat's Holiday Experience

Sunday, October 30, 2016 Holiday Fund,

As the holiday gets closer I struggle to keep the despair out of my heart. I want my children to celebrate and enjoy… but how?

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A Heartbroken Hero

Monday, September 26, 2016 Holiday Fund,

Sometimes, heroes don't look heroic at all. Sometimes they are small and pinched, with sad eyes that fill with tears as they talk. Then it us up to us to be heroes and dry their tears...

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