Jewish Federations of North America surpass $50 million mark for Ukrainian aid
April 29, 2022
(JNS) — The Jewish Federations of North America announced on Monday that it has surpassed its fundraising goal of $50 million for aid to Ukraine.
According to a news release, the funds have been allocated to 35 NGOs operating on the ground in Ukraine and neighboring countries.
Some of these groups include the Jewish Agency for Israel, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and World ORT, which the release called its core partner groups.
The funds are being used to provide housing, clothing, cash assistance, medical attention, mental-health services, life-saving rescue operations...