Ukraine has the 5th largest Jewish community in the world with more than 300,000 Jews. The conflict with Russia over Crimea has put the delivery of services, especially for the elderly, at risk. It is unclear whether Jews will be targeted as a group. Emergency services are being put in place by JDC, JAFI and ORT. Funding will be needed to support this special effort.
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This year we will enjoy a wide variety of events during the month of May to honor Israel and rejoice in what she represents.
Intergenerational Picnic and Experience Israel Workshops will take place on Sunday, May 18 beginning at noon.