Jerusalem’s Ethiopians


There are around 160,500 citizens of Ethiopian descent in Israel, having experienced quite a struggle to actually arrive here.

Ethiopain Praying at Western Wall

The incidence of poverty amongst Ethiopian families in Israel is estimated at 50%!  When there is income, the monthly income is only half of average. 

With your help, in November, Israel Relief Aid brought the specialized food of the Ethiopians in food bags to this poorest sector. 

Home Goods Suplies

The bags contained: rice, lentils, tuna, 6 types of pasta, sugar, oil, and restroom paper.

Ethiopian recipent of Israel Relief Aid supplies

It’s a great blessing to feed the poor! They feel the joy and love and we also feel the excitement of having caused their joy.  Thank you for blessing Israel!