Mitzvah Day

Mitzvah Day

On Sunday, May 1, 2022, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the TAE Courtyard.

Come together to make a difference!

Mitzvah Day Projects

  • For our troops: Write letters, decorate pillowcases, and make paracord bracelets. We will also be collecting beanie babies.
  • For our seniors: Paint potted plants and make cards.
  • For foster youth: Make birthday bags, fleece blankets, journals, and hair ties.
  • For animals: Make dog toys. We will also be collecting gently used pillow cases, towels, dog beds, and cat beds.
  • For newly arrived refugees: Make welcome baskets.
  • Community Holiday Dinner: Make picture frames and to-go bags.
  • For the unhoused: Make lunches.
  • For Temple Adat Elohim: Help with site projects.
  • For fostered youth: Donate electronic waste (e-waste) to raise money for Safe Passage Youth. Specific items are listed below. Click here to learn about e-waste.

Mitzvah Day Donations

Collecting food donations now through Mitzvah Day –  Donated to Adelante Communidad Conejo: Food donations can be dropped off in the main office.

  • Ramen cups
  • Canned peaches
  • Pasta sauce (no glass)
  • Soup (dry or canned)
  • Jam/preserves (strawberry is a favorite!)
  • Lentils
  • Oatmeal (packets or canister)
  • Granola bars
  • Crackers (Saladitas, Saltines, Ritz)
  • Mac ‘n cheese (instant cups or packages)
  • Maseca (Masa Harina)
  • Mayonnaise, ketchup
  • Cereal (especially brand named kid favorites, large or family size)

Collecting on Mitzvah Day

Start your Mitzvah Day spring cleaning today and drop off items during Mitzvah Day!

  • Beanie Babies (or 6′ or smaller stuffed animals) – Donated to Operation Gratitude.
  • Pillow case – Donated to the California Wildlife Center
  • Towels and dog beds – Donated to L.I.F.E. animal rescue
  • Electronic waste – Proceeds donated to Safe Passage Youth
    We will be collecting – 

    • TVs
    • MP3 players
    • Computers and monitors
    • Printers, scanners, fax machines
    • Radios
    • Cables
    • Stereos, VCRs
    • VHS, audio tapes
    • PDAs, pagers
    • Copiers
    • We CANNOT accept microwaves or others appliances.

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