To request assistance, please complete the Assistance Application Form
Tomchei Shabbos of Greater Washington is a program of Yad Yehuda. This program is designed to assist local families and individuals in financial distress purchase much needed food for Shabbos and Yom Tov. Through an extensive arrangement with Shalom Kosher, this program provides qualified families and individuals with Shalom Kosher gift cards so that recipients can shop in a confidential and respectful manner without stigma.
The program currently helps over 200 people within the Greater Washington area. As Yad Yehuda is run only by volunteers, every dollar donated translates into direct assistance. Your donations are essential to helping us maintain this much needed community program. In addition to the distribution of Shalom Kosher gift cards, fresh baked challahs are distributed to recipient homes every erev Shabbos and erev Yom Tov. Challahs are sponsored by Rosendorff Challah.