Current Programs / May 2020 -

Twin Cities Response

Our Response

As the Twin Cities continues cleanup efforts of the over 500 damaged and looted business, and are still amid disruptions of access to food and supplies for thousands, requests for assistance have come in many forms. We have been working daily to respond to the community needs.

Our response efforts so far have included delivering food to multiple community pop-up and established food banks in Minneapolis and St. Paul, assisting community food banks cleaning, organizing, and distributing food and supplies, and clearing debris/disinfecting local minority and women-owned businesses.

 

Support Our Work

Volunteer

All local volunteer opportunities will be posted on our Facebook Page. Please check our FB feed for further information and details on how to join us.

Volunteer Opportunities

Ways to Help

Donate needed supplies to local distribution centers by purchasing items from our Amazon Wishlist. All items donated will be distributed to residents in neighborhoods impacted by closed businesses.

Donate Supplies

Contacts

Dorothy Maples

Operations Director

dorothy@nechama.org

(952) 255-6809

Updates

Twin Cities Hygiene Needs

NCJW – National Council of Jewish Women of Minnesota has been quick to respond to our request for Hygiene items, providing us with 46 large boxes of feminine products to... Read More

Twin Cities Response Weekly Update

It was another busy end to our week, and the start of this one.  We completed our eighth minority-owned small business on E. Lake, Minneapolis. A dress shop featuring Quinceanera... Read More

Twin Cities Response Update

It was a busy end to our week and weekend. On Thursday, the park department successfully connected power and water to the NECHAMA shower trailer, giving residents of the Minneapolis... Read More

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