Disaster Relief

Resources for people displaced by hurricane Dorian will be listed here as they become available.

Our partner, JDC, has opened a fund to aid people in the Bahamas and along the coast.

Jewish Family & Career Services

Learn more about JF&CS | Contact Lisa Bronstein

JF&CS has a list of staff willing to host dislocated people. In addition, many have volunteered to be of service to address the needs as they arise.

The Kosher Pantry is available and JF&CS is willing to deliver food as needed.

JF&CS Clinical services are available for those experiencing distress as a result of being in harms way.

JF&CS is able to coordinate Emergency Assistance help and disbursement of funds as available and will accept donations to maximize the availability of funds.

Congragation B’nai Torah

Learn more about B’nai Torah | Contact Joshua Heller

Congragation B’nai Torah is able to provide temporary housing.

MJCCA – Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta

Learn more about MJCCA 

The MJCCA will provide a place to exercise, hang out, and play to those displaced by Dorian.

The Temple

Learn more about The Temple | Contact Rabbi Lydia Medwin

Open for clergy counseling. Worship/Shabbat services. Coffee shop and media center with WiFi availability.

The Temple is located in midtown Atlanta in close proximity to the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta.

Congregation Or Hadash

Learn more about Congregation Or Hadash | Contact Scott Allen 

Congregation Or Hadash welcomes families in need of a home to stay in who may be displaced by the hurricane.

Please call Scott Allen during work hours at 404-250-3338 ext 105 – or on his cell after hours at 203-506-1864.
You may also call Michael Dalmat at 678-923-9237

In order to make it as easy as possible for evacuees, and to reduce the stress of this already trying time for them, we would like to be able to offer them a centralized way to find resources available to them in Atlanta.  You may remember last year, as Hurricane Florence approached, we collaborated to create a resource page.

If your organization is coordinating any efforts for Hurricane Dorian, please let us know about them through the form below and we will make sure they get added to the resources tab on this page.

Questions? Please contact Robin Glaubman at rglaubman@jewishatlanta.org.


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