Volunteers at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains completed a month-long coat drive on Sunday, November 18, for Jersey Cares, a non-profit, community-based organization that mobilizes the collection and distribution of thousands of winter coats to men, women and children in need. Congregation Beth Israel’s Social Action Committee has participated in the Jersey Cares Coat Drive for many years; the committee collected close to 100 gently used coats this November.
Congregation Beth Israel Collects Winter Coats for Needy
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