NECHAMA collaborates to provide natural disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programming to communities in need.
NECHAMA is a voluntary organization that provides natural disaster preparedness, response and recovery services nationwide. Our mission is to bring comfort to people impacted by natural disasters by preparing, equipping, and leading volunteers in assisting communities with disaster response and recovery. Our work is guided by the Jewish value of tikkun olam, humankind’s responsibility to do good deeds with the intent of repairing the world.
NECHAMA is registered with the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
NECHAMA’s programs are direct and effective ways for communities to prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters. Our programs aim to provide direct disaster assistance, training and other support so that affected individuals, families, and businesses can respond more effectively, and save precious time and money.
NECHAMA is inclusive and welcomes volunteers of all faiths and provides assistance to disaster survivors regardless of religious affiliation. Our work provides disaster survivors with critical comfort and hope.
NECHAMA’s Disaster Response Program:
NECHAMA’s Disaster Recovery Program:
NECHAMA’S Training Program:
NECHAMA’s Tool Lending Program: