September 2010


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Bringing Kindness to Communities One Teen at a Time September 2010

A Kindness a Day

Friday – September 10, 2010

2 Tishrei 5771


Pray for a year of peace.


“Repentance, prayer and charity remove the evil decree.”

(Rosh Hashanah Prayer Service)


Here, There and Everywhere…

Areyvut’s Mitzvah Clowning Programs are spreadingMitzvah Clowns across the country.  There are so many chances to get involved with the program that provides the gift that keeps on giving!


Bergen County, NJ

Come to where it all began!  Join Daniel Rothner, Areyvut’s Founder & Director (aka Cookie the Clown) for Areyvut’s Mitzvah Clowning in Bergen County!  Find out more about the program and register here.



Long Island, NY

Join Ariela Feuerstein-Rudin (aka Curly the Clown), one of Areyvut’s very first trained Mitzvah Clowns for a year of costumes, clown make-up, silliness and giving back to others!  Click here for registration information.
Mitzvah Clowns 

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN

Train to become a Mitzvah Clown with one of Areyvut’s most esteemed summer interns, Mollie Feldman!  Learn more and register here.

Teaneck, NJ

Are you already a trained Mitzvah Clown?  Join Areyvut in support of UJANNJ’s Mitzvah Day on November 7th!Mitzvah Clowns  Click here for more information.


Westchester, NY

Become a Mitzvah Clown in Westchester!  To learn more and register, click here.


Do you want to become a Mitzvah Clown?  Would you like us to run a training and site visit for your group?  Contact us at (201) 244-6702 or  



It’s Never Too Early to Get Ready…

 Uncle Moishy is Coming to Town!



uncle moishyJoin Areyvut and hundreds of others as we welcome Uncle Moishy to Teaneck, NJ!



Date: Fri., Dec. 31

Time: 10:00 – 11:30am

Location: Congregation Beth Sholom                

               354 Maitland Ave. Teaneck, NJ 07666



Cost of Admission
*Children 24 months old and younger (as of Dec. 31, 2010) sitting on a parent’s lap enter free.  Prices listed above are per person.
Sponsorship Opportunities**
Family Sponsor: $180 (4 tickets & Reserved Priority Seating)
Event Sponsor: $250 (Family Sponsor pkg + acknowledgement @ event)
Corporate Sponsor: $500 (Event Sponsor pkg + 4 tickets & acknowledgement in PR materials – before, during & after event)

Moishy Madness: $720 (Corporate Sponsor pkg + 2 tickets & Meet & Greet with Uncle Moishy)




**Sponsorships are tax deductible to the full extent permitted by law.
Snacks, beverages and Uncle Moishy souvenirs will be on sale!~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Register now, or pay by check.  Please make checks payable to Areyvut and send them to:


Attn: Uncle Moishy Concert
147 S. Washington Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621


Please note: You will not be receiving tickets in the mail.  Sign in with an Areyvut representative when your entire party has arrived on the day of the event.  Seat selection for non-Reserved Priority Seating patrons will be done on a first come, first served basis on the day of the event.
For more information, or if you have questions about sponsorship packages, please contact us at (201) 244-6702 or




Areyvut’s 2nd Annual Bnai Mitzvah Video Essay Contest – Submit Your Entry Today!

Are you a 5th – 10th grade student who has done (or will be doing) something incredible for your Bar or Bat Mitzvah Chesed project? 

Do you know someone who is?
We want to learn more about you and let others know about your amazing and inspiring project! 

Submit your entry for

now through December 31, 2010 for your chance to win awesome prizes!


Click here for video submission information, rules, guidelines and prize details.  For more information, please contact an Areyvut representative at (201) 244-6702 or




 Rosh Hashanah




147 South Washington Ave.

Bergenfield, NJ 07621
P: (201) 244-6702
F: (201) 338-2427


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September 17


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 October 1


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October 3 – May 15

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October 3 – June 17



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