Religions and Spirituality

Congregation Beth Israel Makes Sandwiches for Local Youth Center

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Volunteers at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains prepared sandwiches for Plainfield’s Second Street Youth Center (SSYC) on Wednesday, Feb.15.  The synagogue’s Social Action committee organizes monthly sandwich-making sessions for volunteers of all ages to prepare after-school snacks for participants at the youth center. Sandwiches are delivered to the youth center the following day.

The Second Street Youth Center Foundation is a multipurpose non-profit organization that provides educational, vocational, cultural and recreational activities for youth and adults in the Plainfield community. 

Congregation Beth Israel’s sandwich-making program is open to the community. Anyone interested in preparing or delivering sandwiches should contact the synagogue office at (908) 889-1830. Congregation Beth Israel is located at 18 Shalom Way, Scotch Plains (corner of Martine Ave.).

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