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Nechama Truck

Howard Feinberg and his family took a vacation in August, 2006, to the Gulf Coast to visit friends and colleagues in the federation, agency, synagogue and Network universe and to volunteer with Nechama, The Jewish Response to Disaster. They had the honor of working on the family home of a man named Calvin in Orleans East. This photo shows Howard and Calvin in front of the Nechama Jewish Response to Disaster construction truck on August 14, 2006.

Calvin in Orleans East - We can all take a lesson on handling adversity

This email is from Howard Feinberg, sent on August 18, 2006, describing a trip he and his family took to the Gulf Coast to volunteer with Nechama, The Jewish Response to Disaster. They spent several days gutting homes in Orleans East and Chalmette. The email also includes another email with photos that Howard sent to the daughter of a man named Calvin -- Howard and his family worked on Calvin's home in Orleans East.