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Coastal Roots Farm receives $10K Grant from Seeds of Change

Coastal Roots Farm was selected as a winner of the Seeds of Change Favorite Farm campaign. Coastal Roots Farm received $10,000 to help fund its produce donation program, which increases access to healthy food and nutrition education to the region’s most vulnerable populations. http://www.thecoastnews.com/2017/05/29/coastal-roots-farm-wins-10k-grant/

You Can Make a Difference: Get Medical Help to Syrian Children

Embed from Getty Images   Your Donation to Just Beyond Our Borders / Israeli Flying Aid Will Be Matched by Leichtag Foundation This week, hundreds of civilians in Syria including many children and babies were brutally killed and injured in a horrifying chemical attack, the worst in several years in the ongoing humanitarian disaster in Syria. On […]

The Great Outdoors Shabbat – April 28th

Join us for a festive Shabbat evening on the Farm House lawn with your friends and family! The program is simple: We provide the ambience, challah, candles, and song, and the rest is up to you! It’s a true picnic-style Shabbat. Bring a picnic dinner, a beverage, picnic blankets/chairs, and bring in Shabbat with a […]

Call to Action from "We Were Refugees Too: Educate to Action" – March 8th, 2017

Remarks by Charlene Seidle, Executive Vice President of Leichtag Foundation at the March 9th “We Were Refugees Too: Educate-to-Action” event at Temple Emanu-el. This weekend, we will celebrate Purim, the ultimate holiday of social justice. Purim is about turning the expected on its head. It’s about revealing the potential for goodness that often seems hidden. […]