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Temple B’nai Torah is a diverse caring congregation that embraces a progressive and inclusive vision of Reform Judaism through worship, study of Torah and righteous deeds. We are creating a multi-generational home in our region by staying connected to our roots, as well as offering spiritual enrichment, Jewish education and community engagement.
It’s Almost Here!!!
The Social Action/Social Justice
Committee of TBT presents:
SUNDAY MAY 19, 2019
Mitzvah Day provides opportunities for congregants of ALL AGES to participate in a day of caring and service. Activities designed and supervised by The Social Action/Social Justice Committee, Sisterhood, PTA, Brotherhood/Men’s Club, Chai Club, Circle of Friends and others!
Schedule of Events:
9:15 a.m.: Bagel Breakfast and Speakers
10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.: On Site Activities
Afternoon Off-Site Activities (times vary, see below)
No-Sew Fleece Blankets – Create beautiful, cozy blankets to be donated to clients of Bethany House
“To Go” Bags – Decorate paper lunch bags and pack with snacks to disperse to the clients of the INN
Dog Toys – make simple animal toys for the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter
Book Swap/Book Marks – Donate books, take a book and decorate a bookmark for The Book Fairies
Bags of Cheer/Greetings Cards for home bound seniors of Family and Children’s Services
Letters of Gratitude – Write letters of thanks and support to our military service members.
Grocery Sorting – Organize and box donated non-perishable foods to be distributed for Island Harvest
Advocacy Table –Learn about organizations that help to raise awareness, educate, and advocate for social justice issues of importance to the Jewish community.
Dinner Prep for Bethany House (at TBT)) – 1:30-3:30 (prior sign-up needed)
Car Wash – All proceeds will be donated to St. Jude’s Mother and Child Ministry
Volunteer Fair – Meet representatives from local organizations and learn about volunteer opportunities.
(Prior Registration Needed)
South Shore Estuary Reserve Beach Clean Up – Learn about the threats to our waterways and do your part to keep the garbage from harming marine life. Open to all ages – children must be accompanied by adult. 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Location to be determined.
Garden at St. Francis – Learn about this garden and how it provides fresh produce to our local food pantries and others in need. Put on a pair of gardening gloves and be part of this amazing effort. 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Open to all ages
Ronald McDonald House Dinner Prep – Prepare a Meal at RMDH in New Hyde Park for families of hospitalized children. (limited to 12 volunteers, ages 16+) Reserve your spot soon! 4:00- 6:00 p.m.
Bethany House Dinner – Deliver and serve dinner at Bethany House for resident families. (limited to 5 volunteers, ages 16+) Reserve your spot soon! 5:30-7:30 p.m.
TBT’s theater company will perform a review of Beauty and the Beast for the residents of Fulton Commons Care Center (open to show actors only) 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
To Sign up for Off-Site Activities or if you have questions contact: Rona at: email@example.com
Mitzvah T-Shirts will be for sale prior to Mitzvah Day
MITZVOT: IT’S WHAT WE DO!
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Our Adult Community
Circle of Friends
Our Youth Community
BNTY Jr is the TBT youth group
for grades 7 – 8 in Y/L
BNTY Sr is the TBT youth group
for grades 9 – 12 in Y/L
Mon, 8:15 pm – 9:45 pm
MNTY, our newest group,
is the TBT youth group
for grade 5 – 6
Sun, following Religious School (1/mo)