Philadelphia, PA • Since 1819

Emergency Aid

$43,132 distributed

Thank you so very much for helping me get a new refrigerator. I am so appreciative of this gift.
K.F., age 60, $250

During the fiscal year that ended April 30, 2018, FHBS assisted 71 clients, 41 of whom have been assisted by FHBS in prior years. Ninety grants were issued; the average grant was $479. Shelter, medical services and supplies, and home repair continued to be the top requests for aid. Support for this program was provided by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.