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Chaverim One Year Anniversary!

Chaverim went live on September 1, 2011. In just one year we’ve accomplished so much! We responded to over 770 calls in total: Over 350 Jump-Start calls! Over 130 Auto Lockouts! Over 40 Gas Outages! Over 120 Tire Flats! Over … Continue reading

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Emergency Auto Lockout

On Monday June 25, 2012, Chaverim of LA responded to a call for a baby locked in a car. Four units arrived in under two minutes and the door was open shortly thereafter.

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Chaverim of Los Angeles Reaches 500 Calls

CHAVERIM OF LOS ANGELES launched last September and in less than nine months of operation has already helped over 500 people. Chaverim’s mission was and is to “bring coordination and organization via a network of skilled individuals that are ready … Continue reading

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Chaverim LA Meets with Chaverim of Lakewood

Chaverim of Los Angeles just finished a meeting with Chaverim of Lakewood. We greatly appreciate their assistance and insight. Chaverim of Lakewood has been operating for more than 11 years. The week before Pesach they average over 150 calls DAILY! … Continue reading

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Chaverim in the News!

Chaverim in HillyGram Chaverim in JEMS Chaverim in YWN (Yeshiva World News) Regarding 3/13/12 search Chaverim in YWN Regarding 3/11/2012 Search

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2ND SUCCESSFUL SEARCH IN 3 DAYS: Chaverim and Hatzolah Search and Locate “Critical Missing”

Chaverim was called at about 6:15 Tuesday evening. The caller stated that his family member was in immediate danger. She had gone unconscious either during a phone call or shortly thereafter. Details were given, however, due to the sensitive nature … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Hatzolah: Missing Person Yesterday

Dear Members of Hatzolah of LA: Yesterday’s search was an example of how our organizations came together and put the community first. I was there representing Chaverim and we had a few Chaverim volunteers helping out since the morning. Chaverim … Continue reading

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Chaverim and Hatzolah Setup Unified Command; Missing Person Located!

Hatzolah and Chaverim did a great job today. We brought in dozens of volunteers which included Hatzolah members, Chaverim members, and lay-community members who gave up their Sundays with their families in order to search and possibly save a life. … Continue reading

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Chaverim Launches In Cleveland, OH

Chaverim groups have been well-established in many of the larger Jewish communities in the United States, but now those same supportive volunteer services will be available — for free — in Cleveland’s Jewish communities of Cleveland Heights, University Heights, Beachwood … Continue reading

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Hight Wind Advisory! [UPDATE]

Update: CNN: “#LAWind gusts via NWS: LAX-47 MPH, Burbank 36 MPH, Malibu Hills 49 MPH, Saugus 67 MPH, Whitaker Peak 97 MPH!! Wowza.” Power Outage Tips: Always keep a flashlight and extra batteries handy. Never use candles in a power … Continue reading

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