The War in Israel
Go to the page Israel at War to read articles and letters from Rabbi Broitman, to get resources and information about the situation in Israel, and to get information and links to relief organizations.
Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence
The MVHC joined the Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence in educating and advocating for the prevention of gun violence in all forms.
The Coalition brings together organizations and institutions across MA to end the epidemic of gun violence that plagues our communities and takes the lives of so many of our citizens.
Read more here.
Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action
JALSA puts Jewish values into action by engaging the Jewish community and our allies in the pursuit of social, economic, environmental, and racial justice.
JALSA is engaged in legislative initiatives for economic justice, access to voting, gun violence prevention, climate change, housing crisis, criminal justice reform, affordable health care, immigrant support and protecting individual privacy.
Read more here.
The Martha’s Vineyard Housing Bank
The coalition was created to establish a housing bank that would provide funding to year round residents for permanent housing.
Go to this link for more information.
Vote Forward is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower grassroots volunteers to encourage their fellow citizens in underrepresented communities to vote. Since 2018 253k volunteers wrote 31.1 million letters, boosting voter turnout by as much as 3.4 percentage points. Vote Forward is a non-partisan organization.
To find out more about Vote Forward and how to become engaged click on this link.
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