About

Avigdor’s Helping Hand, Inc. is:

  • an all volunteer,
  • non-profit organization
  • with no overhead costs.

Avigdor’s Helping Hand, Inc. provides:

  • Financial Assistance to Orphans Getting Married.
  • Emergency Financial Assistance Following the Loss of a Primary Breadwinner
    • In the days, weeks and months following the loss, Avigdor’s Helping Hand distributes cash stipends to be used to offset household expenses, including, amongst others:
      • Food and Basic Necessities,
      • Shelter (e.g. Housing Costs: rent, mortgage payments),
      • Childcare, and
      • Utility Bills
  • Non-Financial Assistance through a network of Volunteers, including:
    • grief and bereavement counselors who provide their services to AHH families either on a volunteer basis or paid for by AHH,
    • volunteers available to help the family in any way possible, including:
      • assistance with household functions, and
      • assisting with children’s school work
    • coordinating with the myriad of community organizations that need to be involved with the families and provide for their needs on a long-term basis.
  • Promote the need for Long Term Planning
    • Educate the public on the importance of maintaining life insurance policies and other instruments that are vital to surviving family members.