The Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley is joining with Federations across North America to collect funds to help address the impact of an unprecedented 480 fires that raged across Israel, displacing nearly 100,000 people and ravaging thousands of acres of land.
The impact of the devastation on Israelis will be long-lasting.
People must now return to their damaged homes, schools and neighborhoods. Thousands have no homes to return to at all. Many community institutions that provide vital programs and services — including those of our partners — have been hit hard. They will be struggling to rebuild just when they are needed most.