18 Ezra St.
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Contact: Tuvia Bukshpan
financially destitute and needy people and families in general -
especially those with large families and those whose provider has fallen
upon unusually hard times.
organization was founded in 1970 by the late Rabbi Moshe Bukshpan who,
having seen the number of poor and neglected people in Jerusalem,
dedicated his short life to aid these poor souls. We abide by the
principle that providing charity is what sets apart the Jewish Nation.
We try to reach every destitute person or family, in order to assist
them to regain financial stature and self respect.
meals on Shabbat and holidays for the lonely and needy, as well as
supplying packages of basic foodstuffs before Shabbat and holidays. Over
1,000 individuals or families are provided with these packages on a
regular basis. Thousands of kilograms of matzos are distributed before
Passover, with additional meat, chicken and other staples. Sales of
shoes and clothing (subsidized by Noam Shabbos) are attended by many
families, especially those with many children. We are preparing an
interest-free loan project for low income families burdened with
extraordinary expenses, due to serious illness, or to cover the costs of
We aim to
acquire our own building to house all of our
present and future projects. Through this, we hope to triple our services
in terms of the number of meals provided, the number of food packages
distributed, and the amounts of subsidized clothing supplied. We also plan
to eventually provide other areas of welfare such as dental care and care
for the aged.
President has a background in intense Torah learning. At the same time,
he was involved in aiding orphans - locating them and properly caring
for them by providing room, board and schooling. His late brother, the
founder of Noam Shabbos, is his role model, and he adopted his brother's
motto: that no family should be wanting, no person should be in need.
We are not
affiliated with any political organization.
Donations are tax
deductable in Israel via: Mossad Tziburi
Donations from the USA are tax deductable. Our I.R.S. Number is: