The MSM have been pushing the narrative that Americans are basically racists, and Trump voters are white supremacists. (Things got a bit confusing when Dr. Ben Carson was called a “Black White Nationalist,” but whatever…)

However, as the events unfolding in Houston have shown, this narrative is patently false; all the communities came together to help those in need.

And now, an Orthodox Jewish volunteer group of disaster experts from Israel is in Houston, working together with Pastor Becky Keenan from the Gulf Meadows Church.

Via Algemeiner.

A leading Israeli humanitarian organization that has worked with survivors of numerous natural disasters and terrorist attacks is on the ground in Houston helping residents cope with the damage wrought by Hurricane Harvey and is pledging to stay in the city “as long as they need us,” a spokesman for the group told The Algemeiner on Tuesday.

“We know how to deal with big disasters, and we are here to help,” said Jackie Wertheimer, one of the Houston team leaders from ZAKA — an Israel-based aid organization whose International Rescue Unit works closely with the Israeli Foreign Ministry….

Among the first ports of call for the group after arriving last Sunday was the United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston, which was badly damaged during the flooding.

ZAKA Chairman Yehuda Meshi-Zahav highlighted the interfaith nature of the relief effort in Houston. “As a humanitarian organization, we help all those in need, regardless of religion, race or gender,” Meshi-Zahav stated on Monday. “Today, our team contacted Pastor Becky Keenan from the Gulf Meadows Church, and we are working with the Christian community in the area as well. It was particularly meaningful for Pastor Keenan that a team from the Holy Land has come to offer help.”….

How ZAKA began

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  1. rosebud2186 says:

    Faith based organizations always do better than govt….

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