SOCIAL ACTION

Making a difference with direct acts of loving kindness

SOUP KITCHEN
Our team meets every other month to cook (Fridays) and serve (Sundays) meals for the Over-the-Rhine Kitchen serving more than 5,734 poor and homeless individuals in the greater Cincinnati area. To learn more, contact: Michaele Jordan at Temple Sholom or see: www.Overtherhinekitchen.org

VALLEY INTERFAITH
We collect personal needs items, food, clothing and school supplies for the Valley Interfaith Food and Clothing center. This is our neighborhood resource for the nearly 20,000 individuals in need in our area. For more information see: www.vifcc.org

BARBASH VITAL SUPPORT CENTER
We collect holiday related items and kosher food for the Barbash Vital Support Center in Clifton. They serve the whole Jewish community as a resource for counseling, case work, social service support, and an active, kosher food bank. For more information see: www.jfscinti.org/vital-support-center

JEWISH COMMUNITY IN ODESSA, UKRAINE
We collect un-used children’s clothing for the Jewish community in Odessa. In the winter we engage in a congregation-wide crotchet/knitting project to create blankets and hats to send to their community as well.

JEWISH COMMUNITY PARTNERS IN NETANYA, ISRAEL
Netanya is our sister city in Israel. Through the guidance of The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati we are able to send needed financial contributions in order to support our sister city.