Emergencies Around the World
When need arises, the Jewish community of St. Louis plays a vital role in providing financial assistance to fund urgently needed basics like food and medicine, and long-term aid like trauma counseling.
This page provides timely news and updates on emergencies around the world, and will help you find proven resources to direct your contributions to areas of humanitarian crises, locally or internationally, whether the disasters be natural or man-made.
Our hearts go out to the people of Florida, who are starting the new year without power or water and billions of dollars in property damage. Hurricane Ian remains a threat to Georgia and South Carolina. Federations across the country are coming together to deliver emergency relief support to those who’ve been severely impacted by Ian’s terrible destruction.
Jewish Federations of North America has opened a donation site to collect funds for victims of Hurricane Ian.