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Feb 17, 2020

HFLA Provides Interest-Free Loans to Those in Need

HFLA

As we welcome Shabbat, this week’s Torah portion Mishpatim teaches that lending money without interest to those in need is the purest form of aid in Judaism. The Hebrew Free Loan Association of Miami (HFLA), a Federation program, embodies the lessons of Mishpatim — the Jewish value that giving a loan is an even greater mitzvah than giving charity. HFLA offers a financial helping hand for situations such as medical expenses, car and housing repairs, fertility treatments, adoption costs, education expenses and more. Click here for information on HFLA. To watch a video commentary on Mishpatim, click here.

An Important Message to the Community

An Important Message to the Community

As we have watched events unfold around the world over the last several weeks and now with the increasing concern regarding the COVID-19 in the United States and within our own communities, we are feeling the uncertainty and anxiety of the moment. Thankfully, we belong to a greater community that cares for one another.

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Emergency Hotline Offers Guidance and Support

Emergency Hotline Offers Guidance and Support

Miami’s Jewish community is here to help. If you or someone you know is in need of emergency counseling, financial assistance, food, bereavement support, domestic abuse assistance or help facing other challenges, call 305.576.6550 for guidance and support.

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POSTPONED: Join Us for Super Sunday and Good Deeds Day

POSTPONED: Join Us for Super Sunday and Good Deeds Day

Super Sunday, on March 15, is being postponed for the good of the community and the welfare of our volunteers and staff. The Greater Miami Jewish Federation is following CDC guidelines for coronavirus regarding gatherings and social distancing.
Life-changing Israel Experiences

Life-changing Israel Experiences

Masa Israel provides young adults with immersive, life-changing experiences in Israel.

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