On October 29th, Hurricane Sandy slammed into the East Coast of the United States, causing dozens of deaths, billions of dollars in damage, and leaving more than 7.5 million people without power.
With your support the URJ will provide relief to congregations, families and communities who were impacted by this disaster, just as it has done for victims of natural disasters around the world.
If your congregation was damaged during Hurricane Sandy, is helping with
the relief effort, or if you have congregants who remain displaced, and
like to request relief funding, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scholarships for Youth Impacted by Hurricane Sandy- Donate Online Help youth remain connected with their Jewish community at a time when their belongings and physical structure may be damaged or lost. The Scholarships for Youth impacted by Sandy removes financial barriers that could keep displaced youth from their communities when they need it most. If you know of someone who needs assistance, please have them contact email@example.com.
Canadian Council for Reform Judaism
3845 Bathurst St. Suite 301
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Volunteer with the URJ and NECHAMA The Reform Movement is partnering with NECHAMA the Jewish Response to Disaster to galvanize volunteers for on-the-ground clean-up and rebuilding efforts in affected areas of Northern New Jersey.
When hurricanes strike, the members of Reform congregations throughout the Union for Reform Judaism mobilize to help the storm victims and communities get back on their feet. Archived information is available that shows the depth and breadth of the response.