A Guide to Planning the Perfect Bar/Bat Mitzvah Project

Posted on October 21, 2016

                                                CONGRATULATIONS!  The time you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived.  You have reached the age at which you enter adulthood and become responsible for your own actions.  As you begin preparing Continue Reading »

Chol HaMoed with the Brooklyn Nets

Posted on October 13, 2016

Succot is just around the corner and you will be looking for a fun activity for the whole family. We have you covered and are offering tickets below face value. Join us to watch the Brooklyn Nets take on the New York Knicks. You can select the tickets that best meet your needs.  For additional Continue Reading »

Aiming for the Right Target

Posted on October 10, 2016

Yom Kippur is rapidly approaching and we encourage you to use this as a resource and tool to enhance your fast and make it as meaningful as possible. As always, we welcome your feedback and invite you to share with your family, friends, colleagues, students and congregants.  We wish you an easy and meaningful fast.

2016 Erev Yom Kippur Chesed Program

Posted on October 5, 2016

With Rosh Hashana behind us we are all utilizing the Eseret Yemei Teshuvah and preparing for Yom Kippur. We offer a meaning Erev Yom Kippur program and this year to meet the needs of the community, we have extended the time and added a magic show from Morley the Magician. The program is open to Continue Reading »

57 Questions for Reflection

Posted on October 2, 2016

The period of time from Rosh Hashana to Yom Kippur, known as the Aseret Yemei Teshuva is a time for reflection.   When we are honest with ourselves, we learn things about ourselves we never knew, find answers to questions we had been too afraid to ask and discover unexpected solutions to problems we feared to Continue Reading »

50 Ways to Begin the Year with Kindness

Posted on October 1, 2016

As we usher in 5777 as Rosh Hashana begins tomorrow night we want to encourage you to begin the year with kindness. Doing so will impact you, your family and will show what you value and what matters to you. In the process you will impact others. You have a lot to gain and nothing Continue Reading »

Making Your Rosh Hashana More Meaningful

Posted on September 28, 2016

As Rosh Hashana approaches we all look for ways to make the holiday more meaningful and to engage family and friends at the meals in meaningful conversation. These questions can help you in this regard. The goal is to create healthy dialogue that helps you think about who you are, what you value and where Continue Reading »

Kickoff Sunday 2016

Posted on September 13, 2016

We love Mitzvah Clowning because it is truly the gift that keeps on giving. This unique intergenerational program powerfully impacts hundreds and provides participants a skill they can use throughout their lives. We’re so excited to start a new group.  For more information, to register and/or sponsor please visit 

2015-2016 Areyvut by the Numbers

Posted on August 30, 2016

As our fiscal year draws to a close it is important to reflect on what we have achieved. With your help, we have a lot to celebrate and we look forward to building on our success next year.  You can still contribute to the annual campaign at and if you want can earmark your contribution Continue Reading »

Inaugural Mini Golf Family Event

Posted on July 20, 2016

We are pleased to announce our inaugural Mini Golf Family Event. Please save the date and plan to join us on Wednesday, August 31 with your family- it is after all a Family Event- and your presence will add a great deal. Additional information, registration and sponsorship information is available at  We look forward Continue Reading »