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Rebuilding Cities and Lives

This is an article titled “Rebuilding Cities and Lives: Personal Reflections from URJ Adult Mitzvah Corps of Mississippi and New Orleans” by Wendy Cohen and Laurel Cates, two participants on the trip. During the week of July 4, 2006, twenty-three Reform Jews from all over the country came together to provide disaster relief in New Orleans and Jackson, Mississippi as part of the Union of Reform Judaism’s Adult Mitzvah Corps. This article originally appeared on the Union for Reform Judaism’s website,

Object Type: Document

Citation Information:

Emily Grotta, "Rebuilding Cities and Lives." Katrina's Jewish Voices, Object #1617 (April 21 2021, 12:33 pm)