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Adult Mitzvah Corps volunteers leading services

This is a photograph Myra Katz, an Adult Mitvah Corps volunteer, leading morning services at Henry S. Jacobs camp. In July 2006, the Adult Mitzvah Corps traveled to Jackson, MS to help those in need, spending the holiday week volunteering in one of the poorest areas of the country impacted by recent hurricanes. The program included daily volunteer work in the Jackson area, Reform style worship throughout the week, and adult Jewish study. This photograph is from the website of the Union for...

Adult Mitzvah Corps song session

This is a photograph of Adult Mitzvah Corps volunteers enjoying a song session at the Union for Reform Judaism’s Henry S. Jacobs Camp. In July 2006, the Adult Mitzvah Corps traveled to Jackson, MS to help those in need, spending the holiday week volunteering in one of the poorest areas of the country impacted by recent hurricanes. The program included daily volunteer work in the Jackson area, Reform style worship throughout the week, and adult Jewish study. This photograph is from the website of...

Deep South File: Reform movement’s staging ground in Utica

This is an entry from the blog of Deep South Jewish Voice, www.deepsouthjewishvoice.blogspot.com. Deep South Jewish Voice is the Jewish newspaper of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Northwest Florida. This blog entry, “Deep South File: Reform movement’s staging ground in Utica,” is from September 8, 2005. This entry announces the Union for Reform Judaism’s Jacobs Ladder, a project to collect, organize, and distribute goods and supplies from Reform congregations nationwide to the Gulf Coast.

Deep South File: Jacobs Ladder Closes

This is an entry from the blog of Deep South Jewish Voice, www.deepsouthjewishvoice.blogspot.com. Deep South Jewish Voice is the Jewish newspaper of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Northwest Florida. This blog entry, “Deep South File: Jacobs Ladder Closes,” is from October 26, 2005. This entry announces the closing of the Jacobs Ladder relief project after six weeks of collecting and distributing food and supplies for individuals and communities affected by Hurricane Katrina.

Deep South File: Jacobs Camp hosting Katrina evacuees

This is an entry from the blog of Deep South Jewish Voice, www.deepsouthjewishvoice.blogspot.com. Deep South Jewish Voice is the Jewish newspaper of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Northwest Florida. This blog entry, “Deep South File: Jacobs Camp hosting Katrina evacuees,” is from August 29, 2005. This entry describes the shelter that was set up at Henry S. Jacobs camp in Utica, Mississippi to house 150 hurricane evacuees from the New Orleans area.