JAFTY's Annual Social Action banquet begins with dinner, a silent auction and a presentation about the JFCS shopping spree and Camp Jenny, the two causes to which all the proceeds benefit. Order your tickets to attend before November 30!
Contact Temple if you would like to help prepare or deliver Mitzvah Meals and Cookies for First Responders this year!
You DO NOT need to provide beds for the teens. Each teen will bring a sleep bag and pillow. You can house as many teens as you can transport safely. All housing is single gender housing. Sign up to be a host here.
GOT TIME & TALENT? The Executive Committee is looking for leaders to step up and take an active role in 2014 programming. For more information, please contact
Mitzvah Project for Temple - Cleanup of New Property… Sunday, December 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. You heard that Temple has purchased the land next door. Now we need help getting the place in order. Our first project, headed by Brotherhood, will be to clean up the brush, trash and debris littering the property. If you can volunteer your time, or have rakes, shovels, or wheelbarrows we can use, contact Mark Berlin, Brotherhood President, at or (904) 860-8960.
Hanukkah Shopping Days… Sunday, December 7 & Sunday, December 14 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Come find the perfect gifts for your family and friends. Plenty of Dreidels, Menorahs and Hanukkah Gelt to buy. By shopping at the Judaica Shop, you are helping to support Sisterhood and the Temple.
Sisterhood Book Review and Luncheon… Sunday, December 7 at 12:30 p.m. The Book is “The Art Forger” by B.A. Shapiro. Karen Backilman will facilitate the book review. Cost of luncheon is $10. This event requires a reservation to attend. RSVP no later than November 30 to Joyce Elkin 200-5418. Bring either copy paper or composition books for our Social Action component as these items are desperately needed by Sisterhood’s adopted school, Long Branch Elementary.
Winter Kallah is coming…. January 16-19, 2015 You DO NOT need to provide beds for the teens. Each teen will bring a sleep bag and pillow. You can house as many teens as you can transport safely. All housing is single gender housing. Sign up to be a host here.
BAKERS ALWAYS WELCOME Sisterhood caters all types of events on behalf of Temple throughout the year. If you have time to bake or help set up, please contact
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