After ruinous tornado, rabbis head to Joplin to help

03.08.2011                      03.Aw-Elul, 5771

Naturkatastrophe:

After ruinous tornado, rabbis head to Joplin to help

"One of the greatest things we can do is reach out to small Jewish communities in Joplin and across the country." – Rabbi Brian Stoller

When a tornado devastated the small city of Joplin, Mo., in late May, the city’s lone synagogue was left untouched, at least physically.
But then came the flood. Not as water, but in the form of phone calls from across the United States from rabbis asking how they could help….