Federal Bureau of Prisons
Preps Yom Kippur
In Wake of Hurricane Florence
9/16/2018 12:50 AM PDT
Some Jewish federal prisoners wanna preserve issues kosher for Yom Kippur … and the Federal Bureau of Prisons is accommodating, particularly for services affected by Hurricane Florence.
The docs present the Bureau spent $21,799 on kosher gadgets, with the holiest Jewish vacation arising — which begins sunset Tuesday with a breakfast Wednesday at sunset.
Jewish prisoners in all services across the nation may have entry to kosher meals, however the $21,799 is particularly earmarked for prisons within the path of Florence. The determine represents meals already bought for the hurricane-affected areas, particularly in case markets are shut down before Yom Kippur hits.
The Bureau additionally dropped $8,650 for Dasani bottled water and $4,269 for 40 fundamental moveable restrooms … all for prisoners within the occasion injury from Hurricane Florence disables restrooms.