our group of friends and fellow jews have raised tens of thousands of dollars to help community members to get over especially difficult situations in the nyc tri-state area, including paying for emergency medical and dental expenses, unpaid rent, brit milah ceremonies, outstanding yeshiva tuitions, wedding expenses, social security bridge funds,. What is the Medical Gemach? A. The Medical Gemach was started by Bikur Cholim of Hollywood due to a pressing need in the community for people to borrow medical equipment on a temporary basis. Q. Where are you located? A. We are on the corner of Stirling Road and SW 40th Ave in Hollywood. Q. What type of equipment can I borrow? A.