Soviet Jewish Resettlement in the Small Community— Working with Volunteers
Publication Date: September 1979
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America)
Author(s): Marvin Bienstock
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 56-1
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Immigration; Social Services; Jewish Organizations
Coverage: United States
The author, the Executive Director of the Jewish Federation and the Jewish Community Center of Charlotte, NC, describes his agency's program for assisting resettled Soviet Jewish families. Since Charlotte has a relatively small Jewish population, his program relies heavily on volunteers. The author describes some of the challenges faced by the program, and some of the solutions his community has found to address them.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.56 no.1, Fall 1979.