Sephardic Bikur Holim Congregation

Sale of Hametz for Pesah

Please use the form below to sell your Hametz


KNOW that I, the undersigned, fully empower and permit Rabbi Benjamin Hassan to act in my place and stead, and on my behalf, as my agent, to sell all Hametz possessed by me (knowingly or unknowingly) as defined by the Torah and Rabbinic law (e.g. Hametz, possible Hametz, and all kinds of Hametz mixtures). The also includes Hametz that tends to harden and to adhere to inside surfaces of pans, pots, or cooking and usable utensils, and all kinds of live animals that have been eating Hametz or mixtures thereof. I also fully empower and permit the Rabbi to act in my place and stead, and on my behalf, as my agent to lease all places wherein my Hametz be found, especially in the premises located at the location entered below and elsewhere. The Rabbi has the full right to sell and to lease by transactions, as he deems fit and proper, and for such time which he believes necessary in accordance with all detailed terms and detailed forms as explained in the general authorization contract which have been given this year to the Rabbi to sell Hametz. This general authorization is made a part of this agreement. Also do I hereby give the Rabbi full power and authority to appoint a substitute in his stead with full power to sell and to lease as provided herein.

The above given power is in conformity with all Torah, Rabbinical regulations and laws, and also in accordance with laws of the State of Washington and of the United States.

The legal intricacies concerning this transfer of property are many, and only a competent Rabbi should be entrusted with its execution.

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If going away for Pesah, please list destination city

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If you have any questions about this process, please feel free to contact Rabbi Hassan directly (

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6500 52nd Avenue South
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