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February 28, 2012 8:33 am

All-Women Jewish Ambulance Service Will Start in New York

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NY Daily News – The all-male Hatzolah EMT crew snubbed them — so a group of Brooklyn Jewish women are starting their own ladies-only ambulance service.

Borough Park lawyer Rachel Freier, 46, held the first recruitment drive Sunday for Ezras Nashim — Hebrew for “assisting women” — in her dining room.

She signed up 50 members from across the borough.

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