Advance registration is closed for Community Mitzvah Day. Walk-ins are welcome. See you on Sunday!
Old York Road Temple – Beth Am has been hosting its own Mitzvah Day for many years. This year we are expanding to include the Kehillah Mitzvah Fair.
At our location we will be collecting, sorting, and packaging much needed items and doing projects to support many worthy entities; such as The Breathing Room, Baby Bundles, Jenkintown Food Cupboard, Mitzvah Circle, HIAS, Whosoever Gospel Mission, animal rescues, Jewish Relief Agency, Stars of Hope, Sara’s Smiles, and more.
We encourage everyone to drop off contributions of requested items beginning April 17, 2023 at the back door of our parking lot at 971 Old York Road, Abington, PA. The following donations will be accepted through Mitzvah Day:
Individually packaged goldfish and other crackers
single serve cereal or instant oatmeal cups/boxes/packages
new, small blankets or fleece blankets
small packs of tissues
travel size hand sanitizer
hand or body lotion
tuna in water
gluten free foods
low sodium/low fat hearty soups
canned lentils and beans
canned fruit in natural juice
full sized boxes of hot and cold cereals (not sugary)
new/gently used baby clothes sizes 0-2T (no stains)
new baby rattles
diapers (NB, 1 or 2)
onesies and sleepers
new baby board books
new pet products (food, snacks, and accessories)
new/gently used clothing and shoes for all ages and genders (if you wouldn’t wear it, don’t donate it)
only new underwear and socks for all ages and genders
feminine hygiene supplies
This is an indoor and outdoor volunteer opportunity.
Hosting Organization’s COVID Policy: Mask wearing is optional as of this time. Masks may become mandatory based on health conditions on that day.
Old York Road Temple - Beth Am 971 Old York Road
Abington, Pennsylvania 19046