SAVE THE DATE
TEEN | YOUTH | FAMILY
A PROJECT OF J-SERVE
SUNDAY, APRIL 17 2016,
For teens grades 6-12 and
families with children grades K-5.
Gain service hours and do good for one or more of our worthy causes.
FREE t-shirt to all pre-registered participants (sign up by Apr 1.)
Youth in grades K-5 must attend with an adult.
Walk-ins accepted but shirt not guaranteed.
Activities and projects include:
- Blanket Making for children and teens in emergency shelters
- Meet and speak with Holocaust survivors and liberators
- Blood Drive
- Hands on beautification projects
- Teen Leadership Initiative events to support JCC Rockland Camps Financial Assistance Fund
– Carnival $10/entry
– Raffle with Awesome prizes $1/ticket
Does not include wristband for carnival.
Jane A. Sherwood, MSW, Teen Director
Mitzvah Day Archive
Community Clean Up
Partnering with Keep Rockland Beautiful, volunteers clean a tributary to the Hackensack River, our local water supply.
Holocaust survivors discuss their experiences with high school students.
The Teen Leadership Initiative hosts a tournament to raise funds for camp scholarship, for families in financial need.
Teens bake treats to raise funds for pediatric cancer research.
Middle-schoolers improve board games for adults with visual impairment
Families with elementary-school children decorate their own tzedakah boxes to keep.