"Maot Chitim" refers to the centuries old custom of
gathering wheat to provide the poor with matzoh and other items for the
observance of Pesach. More recently we have expanded our program
to include the Rosh Hashanah holiday. Click About Us or
History to learn more.
There are many ways to help Maot Chitim accomplish its noble
mission. We need volunteers to help
pack the food packages and to help deliver the packages. We
attempt to have as few expenses as possible, however the cost of the
food, boxes and other costs and expenses require us to raise money.
We need your financial support now to help
make the holidays brighter and more meaningful for those in need.
In 2012, almost 5,000 Pesach food packages, and nearly 5,000 Rosh
Hashanah food packages, were delivered to needy Jewish families. We estimate
approximately 24,000 needy people benefited from these deliveries
helping them observe these holidays in a traditional and dignified