Mitzvah Day is an event for the entire congregation and Cincinnati community. All projects are open to everyone and take place at Adath Israel unless otherwise specified. 

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Captain: Jeff Casper


Every Child is a Superhero for Enchanted Makeovers

Make superhero capes 

Cooking for Halom House

Make meals for homeless shelter

Captain: Wendy Pomerantz

Organized by Sisterhood

Knitz-vah Day for Mitzvah Day for Lighthouse Youth Services

Knit scarves and hats

Captain: Carolyn Kaufman

Pillowcases for the Center for Respite Care

Decorate pillowcases for homeless people and fill with supplies

Captains: Larry & Carol Neuman

Starting the Day off Right for Off the Streets (OFFSITE & Starts at 8:45 AM)

2401 Reading Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45202​

Provide and serve potluck breakfast participants bring a dish to serve

Organized by: Adat Young Professionals

Let the Sun Shine In for Halom House

Make suncatchers

Friendship Pots and Plant Marigolds for Pastoral Visits and Cedar Village

Decorate planters and plant marigold seeds

Captain: Phylicia Cook

Organized by: Adath Israel USY

Hearts for Cancer

Stuff heart pillows & sew them closed

A Little Sunshine for Seniors at Cedar Village

Make cards and book marks

Captains: Jason Mellman & Holly Mitchell

Organized by: Pre-K

Cards and Cookies of Kindness for Jewish Hospital

Create Shabbat Shalom cards & decorate cookies for staff

Captains: Dikla Karito

Organized by: Kindergarten 

Back to School Bags for Brighton Center

Put together school supply baggies

Captains: Datina Juran

Organized by: First Grade

Personal Care Kits for Upspring

Assemble boys & girls personal hygiene kids and write them notes

Captains: Marissa Phillips & Ami Ackerman

Organized by: 2nd Grade

Toy and Treat Making for Four-Legged Friends for Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Captains: Holly Wolfson & Emily Hunt

Organized by: 3rd Grade

Lunches with Love for Shelterhouse

Make bagged lunches for Shelterhouse residents

Captains: Molli Monk & Barbara Liss

Organized by: 4th Grade

Warming Souls for Project Linus

Make fleece tie blankets for children in need

Captains: Dave Montello & Emily Harris

Organized by: 5th grade

Filling the Pantry for Heldman Food Pantry at the Barbash Vital Support Center (OFFSITE) 3113 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45220, 513-766-3370

Stock shelves and straighten up

Captain: Chrissy Blatt

Organized by: 6th & 7th Grade

Adath Israel Congregation

3201 E. Galbraith Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45236

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