Rabbi Amy Weiss earns nat’l recognition for nonprofit

Houston’s Rabbi Amy Weiss was honored by CNN in its CNN Heroes series June 9. She was recognized for her nonprofit, Undies for Everyone, which has distributed nearly 5 million pairs of underwear to children and victims of natural disasters in 16 different cities.

Acknowledged by many organizations for her activism, Rabbi Weiss and Undies for Everyone also have been featured in the JHV over the years, including on the front page in August 2021.