Publication Date: May 1902
Publisher: C.J. Krehbiel & Co.; Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Minnie Low
Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics
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.