Judaism offers much wisdom to help people in our communities cultivate the resilience to recover from the aftereffects of Sandy, a storm that created a unique situation affecting an estimated 54 million people in 24 states.
Roberta Marcus Leiner |
Special To The Jewish Week |
Seven hundred newly homeless people from the Rockaways found shelter on the campus of Queens College with help from the Jewish Community Relations Council. As the Kings Bay Y has been struggling to deliver food to homebound seniors in their adult daycare program, many volunteers from Congregation Beth Elohim in Park Slope answered their call for help.