Thursday’s New York Times featured Edward Beers, 47, who has cared for his elderly father in a trailer since Hurricane Sandy devastated their home. Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, a network agency of UJA-Federation of New York, helped bring comfort. Read more the Times story here.
For more than 100 years, The New York Times has asked readers for contributions to its Neediest Cases Fund, to give direct assistance to troubled children, families and elders. The Fund has raised more than $250 million.