Community Passover Food Drive (Ma’ot Chittim)

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Please join us in helping hundreds of local families to observe Passover and have a seder by donating matzot, grape juice, canned gefilte fish, and matzo ball/soup mix (must be kosher for Passover).

Why:
• 540 individuals and families served in 2017
• Allows all to observe Passover and have a seder

When:
• Collection: March 6-20, 2018 (locations listed below)
• Distribution: Sunday, March 25 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ovation Jewish Home, Rubenstein Pavilion
1410 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee

How:
1. Purchase extra matzot, grape juice, canned gefilte fish, matzo ball/soup mix (must be kosher for Passover)
2. Monetary donations made out to “JCC Community Passover Food Drive Project”
Mail to Community Passover Food Drive Project, 6225 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53217
3. Volunteers needed, and families welcome, on March 25 from 9-11:30 a.m. to sort and distribute food. Sign up at http://tinyurl.com/PassoverVolunteer

Where (collection boxes will be located at the following sites):

• Bader Hillel Academy
• BBYO
• Congregation Anshe Sfard Kehillat Torah
• Congregation Anshai Lebowitz
• Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid
• Congregation Emanuel-El B’ne Jeshurun
• Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha
• Congregation Shalom
• Congregation Shir Hadash
• Congregation Sinai
• Gan Ami Early Childhood Education (Mequon & Whitefish Bay)
• Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center
• Hillel Milwaukee
• Jewish Beginnings
• Jewish Family Services
• Kosher Meat Klub
• Lake Park Synagogue
• Milwaukee Jewish Day School
• Milwaukee Jewish Federation
• Ovation Communities
• Peltz Center for Jewish Life/Mequon Jewish Preschool
• Temple Menorah
• The Shul
• The Shul East
• Torah Academy of Milwaukee
• Yeshiva Elementary School

The Community Passover Food Drive is a joint effort of:

  • Coalition for Jewish Learning & Jewish Community Relations Council, programs of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation
  • Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center
  • Hillel Milwaukee
  • Jewish Community Pantry
  • Jewish Family Services
  • Ovation Communities
  • Rabbi Scheinfeld Maos Chitim Fund
  • Salinsky Program to Feed the Hungry
  • Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee
  • Wisconsin Council of Rabbis

Host

Date/Time
03/13/2018
All Day

Cost
No cost

Open To Public
Yes

Contact Info
Rabbi Shari Shamah (414) 967-8229 or SShamah@JCCmilwaukee.org

Co-Sponsors
Milwaukee Jewish Federation
Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center
Hillel Milwaukee
Jewish Community Pantry
Jewish Family Services
Ovation Communities
Rabbi Scheinfeld Maos Chitim Fund
Salinsky Program to Feed the Hungry
Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee
Wisconsin Council of Rabbis