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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 Michael

NECHAMA is responding to the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael. We will be working in and around Decatur County, GA.

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Horry County Response

NECHAMA is responding to Hurricane Florence. We will be providing services including muck and guts as well as debris removal.

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Hurricane Maria – Puerto Rico Rebuild

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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Hurricane Harvey – Wharton County Rebuild

NECHAMA is working in Texas to rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey. We will be providing services including installing drywall and insulation – as well as other basic repairs and are currently accepting volunteers to join us.

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Latest Updates

Chainsaw Training in South Georgia

Over the last week, NECHAMA Operations Staff were on the ground in South Georgia during the final stretch of our Hurricane Michael Response Project, getting more comfortable with chainsaw work.... Read More

Board of Directors Retreat

We enjoyed having our Board of Directors here in MN for an in-person two-day retreat! We finished the day with a tour of our warehouse/office in Burnsville, MN. We are... Read More

Hanukkah, the festival of lights – A message from our Executive Director

As a child, I remember eagerly awaiting each evening during Hanukkah for the chance to light the candles with my parents, asking when I could open the gifts awaiting my... Read More


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