“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank
Our Tzedek committee is dedicated to making our St. Louis community a better place for all. Just as we want shelter, food and education for ourselves, our Tzedek Committee works hard to provide those necessities to others in our community. We invite you to check out the opportunities to get involved! Feel free to contact the congregant listed with each agency or you may contact Debbie Bram at [email protected].
Shaare Emeth’s May 2021 Tzedakah Recipient: CHADS Coalition
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a mental health crisis for many in our nation – especially young people. As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, our monthly tzedakah organizations is CHADS Coalition for Mental Health.
CHADS’ mission is to save young lives by advancing the awareness and prevention of depression and suicide. They provide counseling services and educational programs for adolescents and young adults. CHADS also serves parents and educators with resources to provide a holistic and proactive approach to mental illness and bullying.
To make a contribution, click here.