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Deep South File: Concert Benefits Jacobs Camp Relief Efforts,”

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: Concert Benefits Jacobs Camp Relief Efforts,” is from September 19, 2005. This entry describes an upcoming benefit concert in New York City to support Hurricane Katrina relief efforts at the Henry S. Jacobs Camp in Utica, Mississippi.

Preparing the warehouse

This is a short article by Jonathan Cohen titled "Preparing the Warehouse." Cohen is the director of Jacobs camp, which was transformed into an emergency shelter for Hurricane Katrina evacuees in the storm's immediate aftermath. This article was published on the Union for Reform Judaism website, http://urj.org, and describes local efforts to clean the warehouse that will become the collection center for the URJ's Jacobs' Ladder project in Utica, MS.

Weathering the Storm

This is an update from Paul Reichenbach, titled "Weathering the Storm." It was written in Hurricane Katrina's immediate aftermath, and describes the relief efforts at Jacobs Camp, which had been turned into an emergency shelter for Hurricane Katrina evacuees. The update was published on the Union for Reform Judaism website, http://urj.org, on August 31, 2005.

Ocean Springs - Total Devastation for Three Blocks - Nechama blog entry

This is a blog entry from Nechama: Jewish Response to Disaster (http://www.nechama.org/blog ), a Minnesota-based volunteer organization that provides assistance to homeowners who have been affected by natural disasters. While most of Nechama’s volunteer deployments take place in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, the organization has led a number of relief trips down to the gulf coast to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. This entry, titled “Ocean Springs – Total Devastation...

Hurricane Katrina - Nechama blog entry

This is a blog entry from Nechama: Jewish Response to Disaster (http://www.nechama.org/blog ), a Minnesota-based volunteer organization that provides assistance to homeowners who have been affected by natural disasters. While most of Nechama’s volunteer deployments take place in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, the organization has led a number of relief trips down to the gulf coast to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. This entry, titled “Hurricane Katrina,” was written by...