Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Misha needs a prayer this Rosh Hashana

This Rosh Hashana, we pray to G-d to grant us a sweet and peaceful year.

In Ukraine, we have had one disastrous year. Revolutions, economic meltdown, and war loom over our heads.

Misha is from Lugansk and his mother is still there, besieged and unable to leave. He was just notified that he will be laid off his job, and what worries him most is that he can’t help his mom.

He will be in synagogue this Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Can he take for granted that there will be a machzor at his seat?
The Jewish community of Chernigov needs 100 new machzorim, both for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, to handle the influx of people coming to pray.

You can give Misha and dozens of Jews like him the comfort and hope of reading the traditional prayers.

Your help will purchase a set of High Holiday prayer books for the Jews of Chernigov.

9 months of chaos, war and a total economic meltdown
YES! I want to provide the holiday spirit to the battle-worn Jews of Ukraine this Rosh Hashana season, with my tax-deductible gift of:

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