Many of us feel anxious and a strong desire to help. Here are some ideas to help through Jewish institutions. There are MANY other organizations helping as well.
ALSO: Hebrew Free Loan is offering interest-free Ukraine Assistance loans to those who need funds to support their loved ones who are in Ukraine or fleeing to safety.
The above image is from Temple Israel of Alameda. They collected 350 pounds of supplies and the funds to pay for the “excess baggage costs”. The supplies will travel to Ukraine with Rabbi Steve Chester, who is pictured in the middle of the collage, who is traveling on a Reform rabbis and cantors mission. Together 25 rabbis & cantors have raised over $500,000 and thousands of pounds of need supplies as part of their mission.