“The people at Detroit Chesed see to it that food is delivered to our house, which takes that burden off at a time when we have so many.”

—a Tomchei Shabbos recipient

TOMCHEI SHABBOS

Families facing financial struggles receive Shabbat and Yom Tov food essentials, delivered discreetly to their doors. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, our list of recipients has doubled and is growing.

THE NEED

There are local families who know all too well what it means to struggle financially. This often means having to make the gut-wrenching decision between paying the mortgage and
putting food on the table.

HOW WE FILL IT

Every week, Tomchei Shabbos distributes “Shabbat in a Box” to families in need. Deliveries are discreetly dropped off on the doorstep of our recipients every Thursday evening, under the cover of dark, to ensure sensitivity and confidentiality

1500
POUNDS OF MATZAH distributed
420
PASSOVER KITS delivered
57000
SHABBAT and YOM TOV MEALS delivered