The Hersh and Yitta Leventhal A"H Fund
A special fund to further the ideals of Smart Chesed, in memory of this couple who were dedicated to helping others.
Hersh and Yitta Leventhal, A”H, the parents of our Executive Director, Rabbi Avrohom Leventhal, were unique personalities who made a profound impression on all who met them. Hersh was a dedicated volunteer of Lema'an Achai and other organizations. Yitta possessed a sharp wit, infectious smile and positive attitude that were complimented by a sense of humor that inspired others in so many ways. Even grave illness was no match for her love of life and seeing only the good in everything and everyone.
Hersh and Yitta were the inspiration and motivation for Rabbi Leventhal to be involved in helping others.
There devotion to her family, to HaShem, to Israel and helping others is legendary. Hersh was a dedciated volunteer even after being confined to a wheelchair. Yitta was innovative in helping others in a manner that preserved their dignity while realizing their potential.
To honor the memory of this special couple, the family and friends of Hersh Tzvi ben Yehuda Leib HaLevi and Yitta Bas Binyomin Leventhal, Z”L, have established the Hersh and Yitta Leventhal Special Projects Fund to further the ideals of Smart Chesed.
Donations to Lema'an Achai are tax deductible in the USA, UK and Israel.American Friends of Lema'an Achai is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Code. Donations to it are deductible under section 170 of the Code.* EIN 20-1614684ILS donations to Lema'an Achai are recognized for Seif 46 tax deductible receipts.For donations in Canada and the UK, click hereTo make an offline donation, click here