Rick is the Medical Director of Ethiopia for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC). The JDC recently published an official press release about the new book (“This Is a Soul: The Mission of Rick Hodes) and new documentary (“Making the Crooked Straight”).
“We’re proud to see that Rick’s life saving work – in many ways the epitome of what we do as the world’s leading Jewish humanitarian assistance organization – has inspired the wonderful book and documentary now available for all to see,” said JDC CEO Steven Schwager. “Rick has made Ethiopia his home and immersed himself, with a full Jewish heart, in a mission to save the world one life at a time.”
Click here to view the full press release.