Publication Date: May 1902
Author(s): Minnie Low
Series: Conference of Jewish Charities in the United States, 2
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Immigration; Cultural Sensitivity; Social Services
Coverage: United States
When working with the Russian Jewish immigrant population it is vital to engage their own humanitarianism and philanthropy, no matter how great their need or how little their resources. The community and the individuals must not be patronized or expected to simply passively receive the largesse of their wealthier brothers.