Monthly Archives: April 2008

Students from Florida Buy Groceries for Families in Borough Park

  Rabbi Kaufman of Borough Park thanking and speaking to the students in front of the JCC of Borough Park.             The 6th, 7th, and 8th grade classes of the Martin J. Gottlieb Day School of Jacksonville, Florida take a field trip each year and this year it was New York […]

Potatoes & Onions for Passover

  Shana Horn of Queens wanted to help her community after learning about Met Council and the Jewish poor. She decided to take initiative and work with her school, Bais Yaakov of Queens, in collecting food for Passover. The food drive took place from April 7-11th and over 200 pounds of potatoes and 100 pounds of […]

A Springful Sunday Brunch

  Volunteers from Temple Emanu–el serving food to residents                       Volunteers from Temple Emanu–el serving food to residents                 Charles Stam, member of Temple Emanu–el, putting together Passover packages                     Passover Packages made […]

An 11th Birthday Celebration of Volunteer Service

  Leilah’s guests decorated wine glasses that were later given to residents of our low income housing sites.   Instead of birthday gifts, Leilah asked her guests to bring in kosher food to be donated to Met Council. Leilah Rozen of NYC celebrated her 11th birthday this past Sunday in such a unique and giving way. […]