This website was set up following a meeting of the Jewish Social Action Forum. It is designed to be a one-stop shop for those who want to get involved in supporting refugees and asylum seekers both in the UK and abroad.
But the stranger that dwells with you shall be to you as one born among you, and you shall love him as yourself; for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.’ Leviticus 19:34
Tzelem, the cross-communal rabbinic call for social and economic justice in the UK, has produced a handy online resource addressing the refugee crisis through Jewish text.
Donate items Current collection campaigns & Urgent needs Goods for Good Goods for Good provide much needed items to refugees in Syria and northern Iraq (Kurdistan). They are currently collecting good condition clothing for all ages, baby clothing and blankets, sensible shoes for all ages, and good condition sheets, towels and bedding. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. […]
Donate Money There are many organisations across the world working with refugees. Below is a list of just some of these organisations which are collecting donations for refugees abroad and in the UK. World Jewish Relief is providing food, shelter and emergency materials to refugees in Turkey, Bulgaria and Greece. Jewish Council for Racial Equality (JCORE) campaigns […]