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Just a word from the wise
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Just a word from the wise

I am a shalich with little or no money and its a struggle every day.

When CHabad flaunts its wealth and puts it in a headline it has the reverse consequences. People read and think we are all affluent and funded by some headquarters somewhere in NY.

95% of shluchim especially ones who went out in the last 10 years do not have it easy

VERY TRUE
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VERY TRUE

Another shliach who feels the pain of this every day. These articles help no one, but they affect shluchim on a real, practical level, EVERY DAY. “Cant you see the kiddush Hashem? the kibbush?” ” Look at what russia was years ago and look at it today! – Deb Koach fun Rebbe’n” etc. Well, Russia story is old news, There are thousands of shluchim who are struggling to cover their bills every day, and when their communities point to stories like these, it makes it much harder. Please, don’t say the onus is on shluchim to explain the situation —… Read more »

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