Jewish Penicillin Hotline

“Whoever visits the sick it is as if he removes part of his sickness.” – Maimonides

Please note: with the start of final exams soup deliveries have concluded for the semester and will resume in September.

Welcome and thank you for your request!
You may Quick Order by filling out the form below.

JEWISH PENICILLIN HOTLINE, a student-led volunteer initiative, delivers frozen kosher matzah ball soup with chicken broth (vegetarian option available on request) to sick students on campus, at no cost! If you’re feeling sick, or know someone who is feeling sick, please fill out the form below to place your soup order for Monday through Thursday delivery during the academic year.


  • All orders are placed online via the form below.
  • There is a 4:00 pm deadline Monday through Thursday in order for soups to be delivered that night. Soup ordered after 4:00 pm or during the weekend will be delivered on the next soup delivery evening.
  • Delivery times are between 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm Monday through Thursday. Please ensure the student will be home during those hours.
  • We do not deliver Friday through Sunday, Jewish and University holidays, or during the summer months.
  • If it is not convenient for the soup to be delivered in the evenings, you may make arrangements to pick up the soup at Hillel from 9-5 pm during the week.

Questions? Please email [email protected].

If you would like to make a donation to support great programs like our Jewish Penicillin Hotline, please click here.

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