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The Russian invasion of Ukraine is now underway and multiple locations under fire. The major Ukrainian cities of Kyiv and Kharkiv are suffering from bombardment, which has led to many civilian casualties.
On December 10, 2021, a violent, long-tracked supercell thunderstorm that produced a family of strong tornadoes caused massive destruction to several towns and cities across Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
Thank you, Publix Super Markets Charities, for your very generous grant of $13,000 this month for the Jerry Doliner Food Bank to fight hunger in our community.
The Jewish Federation of Volusia & Flagler Counties will build another bomb shelter in Israel following the barrage of rocket attacks suffered during the recent conflict.
An Ormond Beach teen started a nonprofit group, Ormond Beach Girls Give, to help the community and donated its first check for $2,200 in August 2019 to provide backpacks and school supplies to economically disadvantaged children.
Just weeks after local philanthropist L. Gale Lemerand donated a $12,000 matching grant to the Jerry Doliner Food Bank, Nancy and Lowell Lohman visited the food bank on Friday, Dec. 22, and donated a $12,100 matching grant to feed the less fortunate.
Local entrepreneur and philanthropist Gale Lemerand has donated a $12,000 matching grant to the Jerry Doliner Food Bank to help feed needy families during the holidays.
The Youth Groups from Temple Beth-El and Congregation B’nai Torah in Ormond Beach, and Temple Beth Shalom in Palm Coast conducted their annual Trick or Treat for Hunger food drive to collect donations for the Jewish Federation’s Jerry Doliner Food Bank.
In just four days this week, Greektown Taverna collected 70 turkeys for the Jewish Federation of Volusia & Flagler Counties’ annual Thanksgiving food drive, replacing turkeys lost in the restaurant’s freezer when the power went out during Hurricane Irma in September 2017.
The Jewish Federation of Volusia & Flagler Counties saw a surge in donations to help victims of Hurricanes Harvey, and also is collecting funds to help victims of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Thanks to your generous donations, the Jewish Federation of Volusia & Flagler Counties has raised nearly $10,000 to help victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston.
The Jerry Doliner Food Bank is asking for donations to provide food, toys and gift cards for the holidays to needy families in Volusia and Flagler counties. Local entrepreneur and philanthropist Gale Lemerand will give a match of $10,000 for donations made during the holiday appeal.
The Federation has provided more than 95,000 backpacks, filled with school supplies, to economically disadvantaged students in Volusia and Flagler counties in the past 21 years.