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Mission

NECHAMA, rooted in the Jewish value of Tikkun Olam, repairing the world, provides comfort and hope to communities by engaging volunteers in disaster recovery work.

What We Do

Current Programs

Hurricane Maria – Puerto Rico Recovery

Following the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, NECHAMA has launched it’s first ever Project outside the continental United States. We are currently accepting volunteers and donations to make this Project a success.

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MN Warehouse Volunteer Events

Throughout the year, NECHAMA offers warehouse workday and worknight events in Minnesota. It’s an opportunity for volunteers in and around the Twin Cities, to take part in our work by assisting us in maintaining our fleet, tools, and equipment.

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Latest Updates

Puerto Rico Stories – Lurian

Lurian’s family was hit by both Hurricane Irma and Maria in 2017. When Irma hit first, it took out the electricity and water supply. When Maria hit a few weeks... Read More

Staff Highlight – Meet Juan

“Life’s going to happen, and you’re either going to prepare for it or it is going to hit you.”  Our newest Team Leader (TL) in Puerto Rico, Juan Pablo Molina,... Read More

NECHAMA Launches Peer-to-Peer Fundraiser

Today is day ONE of NECHAMA’s 4th SUNY and CUNY cohort for our Puerto Rico summer project. This group has an immense amount of energy! They spent the morning at... Read More

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