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Female Hebrew Benevolent Society at 200: Emergency Aid for Women Since 1819

Joyce needed help right away. A 57-year old single Jewish woman, Joyce suffered from a raft of health problems — depression, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic pancreatitis that resulted in diabetes — and though she managed to work part-time, was struggling with financial strain. Read more…