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Mitzvah Mingling

Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mitzvah Mingling

Saturday, April 29, 5:00-9:00 pm

What did you do today to make someone’s life better?

Please join the Tikkun Olam Committee for a special evening event and do a kindness for someone less fortunate

Mix, mingle and move around the room to make needed items for local nonprofits:

Sandwiches for Someone Cares Soup Kitchen

Doggie Chew Toys for Irvine Animal Shelter

First Aid Kits for Families Forward and Illumination Foundation

Toiletry Bags for US Bridges Program

Polishing Men’s Shoes for Working Wardrobes

Clean Children’s Books for Think Together

Snack Bags for Homeless

Pay to Play Poker and Mah Jongg

And more!

A Buffet Dinner will be provided at 7:00 PM – $13/person.

Menu: Delicious Falafel and Pita Bread; Lettuce, Tomatoes, Onion, Olives and Pickles; Authentic Taboule and Greek Salads; Tzatziki, Hummus and Tahini Sauce; Beverages and Dessert.

Click here to RSVP by Tuesday, April 25.

Followed by Israeli Folk Dancing!

Can you help? We’re in need of the following donations:

Donations can be placed in the barrels outside the library.

For Men’s & Women’s Hygiene and First Aid Kits: Socks (men’s white & women’s), disposable razors & shaving cream, Q-Tips, deodorant, Band-Aids, lip balm, sanitary pads & tampons, antiseptic wipes, dental floss, tooth paste and tooth brushes, gallon size Zip-lock bags, small tissue packs, small Purell bottles, hotel-size toiletries

Hunger Bags: boxed juices, granola bars, protein bars, small applesauce containers or pouches, small tuna fish cans or pouches, dried fruit, whole wheat crackers like wheat thins, strong small paper bags with or without handles, small water bottles

Doggie Chews

Clean L, XL, XXL T-shirts (all colors, patterns)

Baby Supplies

Diapers (all sizes) and baby wipes

Men’s Black and Brown Dress Shoes

Gently used black and brown dress shoes, black and brown liquid shoe polish

Flower Pens

Silk flowers, packages of new BIC or BIC-like pens,

Green floral tape


Used reading and prescription glasses

Sandwich bags

Children’s Books

Gently used children’s books

Stickers, 8.5 x 11 paper with envelopes, blank greeting cards with envelopes


For more information, contact: Jerri Kaplan, or Kathe Katz,


Saturday, April 29, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


University Synagogue
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States