Helping in Jiangmen 2020

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As we all know 2020 has been a difficult year. To begin the year our team in China donated to Jiangmen Red Cross to help with the local pandemic relief effort. This was to help the local residence deal with the trouble’s corona virus brought. Our China team offer our workers an emergency fund and we had an application to … Read More

Caritas Support for under privileged students with hygiene packages

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In 2020 one of our Hong Kong colleagues Tony found out about the charity Caritas. They are a charity that operates worldwide and follow the morals of the Catholic church. Their purpose is to serve the poor, vulnerable and marginalised of the world. While they are a catholic charity they work with people of all beliefs. Their mission is to … Read More

Arte em Movimento Music Teacher Support

This year has been horrible for schools all across the world. For many years we have been supporting the school Instituição Evangélica de Novo Hamburgo. They are a private school that educate children from kindergarten to high school. We have supported them for many years because they run projects to lift up there surrounding underprivileged community.   This year they … Read More

Rabbis for Human Rights Covid-19 response

Rabbis for Human Rights Every year we donate to Rabbis for Human Rights to support their fight for equality and justice in Israel. This year I saw Avi the Executive Director in March 2020 just before the lockdown brought on by Covid-19. At that time, he was touring England and meeting many different pro Palestine groups and Jewish organizations. He … Read More

Christ Faith Home for Children support

We have been support Christ Faith Home for Children (CFHC) for over 10 years. They support and empower parentless children, deserted women and people living below the poverty life. To help these individuals they run an orphanage, school and vocational training centre. We have supported them over the years and helped them improve their orphanage, build a vocational training building … Read More

Homeboy Industries Covid-19 repsonse

In 2020 ORFL decided to support Homeboy Industries. Homeboy Industries is the largest and most successful program in the country helping formerly gang-involved and incarcerated youth and adults to rehabilitate and re-enter society as contributing citizens. Founded in the 1980s, by Father Greg Boyle, Homeboy has turned around the lives of thousands of men and women via a programme that … Read More

Rabbis for Human Rights 2019

Date: 22nd of October 2019 Location: 13 King David Street Meet: Louis Frankenthaler Development Director, Rabbi Michael Marmur Director, Avi Dabush Executive Director, Rabbi Nava Hefetz Education Director In 2019 ORFL sent our normal support to RHR, general fund support, Rabbinical Student support. We also sent additional support for their Legal Department and for their Social Rights Centre. I went … Read More

DiverseCity 2019 Summer Program

In 2019 ORFL decided to support DiverseCity with a donation towards their Summer Programs.   Who is DiverseCity? DiverseCity is a youth development organization that prepares tomorrow’s global citizens through health education and leadership training. The curriculum offers a fun and engaging outlet for physical activity and instruction in targeted interest areas (e.g., arts, music, sport, theatre), while simultaneously furthering … Read More

Arte em Movimento 2019

In 2019 ORFL supported IENH. IENH runs a program called Arte em Movimento. It provides music and dance classes to girls living in shelters who are victims of violence or abandonment. Currently they serve the shelters and centres, Casa Joao Bosco, Cecrife e Querubim, Escola Municipal Affonso Pena, Escola Municipal Martha Warthenberg and Lar Colmeia. IENH go to their centres … Read More

Helping in Jiangmen 2018

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This year so far our China team has done an excellent job and provided support to needy families. They contacted the civil affairs departments in the towns surrounding Jiangmen and worked with them to find the people in those areas most in need. Together they were able to identify 80 families in Shiqian town. These families had members who had … Read More