Jewish Federation of Cleveland staff team volunteers for the Community Kitchen – Summer Food Service Program.

August 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | Posted in Volunteer | Leave a comment

“Hunger strikes at the core of a person’s dignity.” This statement, mentioned in an introductory video at the Cleveland Foodbank resonated with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland ICG staff team who volunteered last week at the Community Kitchen – Summer Food Service Program.Image

Helping the poor and feeding those who are hungry is an important Jewish value that has its roots in the book of Leviticus. (19:9-10)

When you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap all the way to the corners of your field, or gather the gleanings of your harvest. You shall not pick your vineyard bare, or gather the fallen fruit of your vineyard; you shall leave them for the poor and the stranger. Continue Reading Jewish Federation of Cleveland staff team volunteers for the Community Kitchen – Summer Food Service Program….

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