April 14, 2014 at 5:54 PM
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Food donations came pouring in to benefit the West Orange Food Pantry the Jewish Community Center and Caring Hearts of New Jersey Home Care from April 1-11. Donation bins were set up around West Orange and neighboring towns to collect donations of non-perishable food and Chametz (leavened foods) that was removed from homes in preparation for the First Passover Seder.
JCC Metrowest in West Orange, Caring Hearts of New Jersey Home Care in South Orange, West Orange Town Hall, West Orange Library, Massood & Bronsnick in Wayne, First Class Movers in Livingston, Core Therapies in Florham Park, Hauptman & Hauptman and Michael J. Brown Law Offices in Livingston and Pip Printing in Livingston all participated in the drive by setting up collection bins in their offices.
Many thanks to First Class Movers of Livingston for stopping by the JCC Metrowest this morning and loading up all the donations for drop off at the West Orange Food Pantry at the Holy Trinity Church!
This food drive is just one of many *Mitzvah Moments the JCC offers for the surrounding community to participate in. For upcoming Mitzvah Moments visit http://www.jccmetrowest.org/mitzvahmoments
*Mitzvah = act of human kindness