Jordan Elist transforms recyclables into food for the needy

Sloan, Suzanne Kurtz
May 2014
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;5/ 1/2014, p1
WASHINGTON (JTA) -- As a seventh-grader at the Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles, Jordan Elist spent many hours fulfilling his community service requirement by volunteering at local food banks.


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