The B’Nai Jeshurun Refugee and Immigration Family Support Team in New York City has a few simple ways to help during this pandemic–and has more opportunities coming.
Buy a face mask, or other items made by an embroidery artist from Tajikistan who held a small show in my home last year. You can visit her Etsy site and purchase one of her beautiful scarves. handbags, belts or face masks!
All of the 50 families the committee works are taking advantage of the meals still offered at New York city’s public schools, but some still need to supplement that. Here’s a link to a Target shopping list for one fanily–some items are as little as $5.