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Passover Rescue

Rabbis' mission delivers food to impoverished Argentine Jews.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/passover_rescue_20020329

Five months ago, Beatrice Ballageure was struggling to make ends meet as a single, 47-year-old Jewish woman living in the capital city of an economically depressed Argentina. She had lost her job several months earlier, but she owned her own apartment and had enough money in the bank to afford basic expenses. She had friends with jobs, and she knew she could rely on her family if real trouble ever came. Then the bottom fell out of Argentina's economy.

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