As a congregation, Neshamah puts our Jewish values into action with monthly mitzvah projects. Join us for these hands-on activities that make a real difference in our world. Donations to support our mitzvah work are always welcome.
RSVP is required for each Mitzvah Project. Please wear your Plant Kindness or Neshamah Crew t-shirt to all mitzvah projects.
NOTE: Sunday class schedule will change on mitzvah project days.
2017-18 Mitzvah Projects
FOOD DELIVERY TO SENIORS
Sunday 08.27.17 | 9:30 am
Temple Beth Shalom
EVENT CAPTAINS: PRITZKER FAMILY
Pack food boxes and deliver to seniors in Century Village and Kings Point.
PAINT YOUR HEART OUT
Sunday 09.10.17 | 9:00 am
(Ages 14 and up)
Private Home in Delray Beach
EVENT CAPTAINS: BIGELMAN, GREEN, MOSS & TERKIEL FAMILIES
Hands-on house painting project for a low income family in Delray Beach.
THANKSGIVING MITZVAH SMORGASBOARD
Sunday 11.19.17 | 4:00 pm
Family Promise of South Palm Beach County
260 NE 2nd Street, Boca Raton 33432
EVENT CAPTAINS: LEVENSTON & SALK FAMILES
Host at Family Promise, assemble Thanksgiving boxes for Caring Kitchen, wrap holiday gifts for JARC & JAFCO and pack toiletry kits.
New! HANUKAH MINDFUL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
Sunday 12.17.17 | 4:00 pm
Temple Beth Shalom
EVENT CHAIRS: MARIANNE ALTSCHUL, SANDY GERSTEIN, LORI NEIBERG & STACY STEIN
This program is an exploration of mindful technology featuring the movie Screenagers and an engaging family discussion about life balance and in-person relationships.
Sunday 01.21.18 | 9:00 am
Delray Beach or Boynton Beach Farm
EVENT CAPTAINS: ALTIMARI, KLEIN & PEREIRA FAMILIES
Pick leftover crops for donation to the local food pantry.
New! DUDE RANCH SHABBAT & MITZVAH MISSION
Saturday 2.10 – Sunday 2.11.18
Westgate River Ranch Resort
CAPTAINS: ETZLER & PINZUR FAMILIES
Jewish “glamping” with the Neshamah spirit! Two days and one night features campfire Havdalah service, sports and ranch activities, mitzvah work with animals and lots of quality family time. Deluxe Queen Suite, two meals and group activities included. Price may vary depending on registration. Approx. rates: Adult $200 | Teen $150 | Child $100
PURIM CARNIVAL WITH SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGE
Sunday 03.04.18 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SOS Children’s Village
3681 Northwest 59th Place, Coconut Creek, FL 33073
EVENT CAPTAINS: KAMBER, PLATT & SEGAL FAMILIES
Enjoy our kid-friendly holiday with foster care children. Share sports, art projects, food and Purim activities with SOS families. $36 per family.
Sunday 04.18 | 1:00 pm
Forgotten Soldiers Outreach Warehouse
3550 23rd Ave. South, Suite 7, Lake Worth 33467
EVENT CAPTAINS: MYERS & SACHER FAMILIES
Pack care packages for soldiers serving overseas. $36 per family.
BINGO PARTY WITH JARC
Sunday 5.6.18 | 4:00 pm
JARC on the Federation Campus
21160 95th Ave S, , Boca Raton, FL 33428
EVENT CAPTAINS: GOLDSTEIN, SOFFERMAN & STONE-EIDELKIND FAMILIES
Socialize and play bingo with special needs adults.