News Release Contact: Felicia L. Niven (609) 569-1060
Beth Israel Joins Operation Gratitude
(Northfield, N.J.) – Beth Israel is collecting care package items for our military, first responders and veterans as part of the national Operation Gratitude program. The items will be packaged and sent to troops stationed overseas, their families left behind, first responders, veterans and caregivers. The national goal for Operation Gratitude is to send 525,600 care packages in all.
Beth Israel seeks donations of the following items:
· All Purpose wipes - 30 count or less
· Travel size deodorant & sunscreen – non-aerosol
· Travel size powder & sewing kits
· Lip Balm
· Playing Cards
· Black crew length adult socks
Items must be new and unopened. They may be dropped off at the Temple office by Friday, December 6. Beth Israel is located at 2501 Shore Road, Northfield, N.J. For more information, call (609) 641-3600.
Operation Gratitude was founded in 2003 to forge strong bonds between Americans and their military and first responder heroes through volunteer service projects, acts of gratitude, and meaningful engagements in communities nationwide. For more information, visit www.operationgratitude.com.
The largest synagogue in the area, Beth Israel is a warm and welcoming home to generations of families who play a vital and integral part in synagogue life. Accommodating to all types of modern Jewish families, Beth Israel welcomes members wherever they may be found on their personal Jewish journey. For more information, visit http://bethisraelnorthfield.org/.
- Starting Thursday, November 7th, 2019, repeats every day until Friday, December 06, 2019 — all day