Mitzvah Day 2021

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Sunday, December 5, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Helping Young People Going into Emergency Foster Care

Join us to assemble 500 comfort bags for youth entering emergency foster care. Sunday, December 5, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Open to the community. No RSVP required.

Want to get more involved?

  • Sponsor a Comfort Bag or 2 or 3
    Donate $50, you can sponsor each Comfort Bag. Visit orami.org/donate and select “A Mitzvah Day Comfort Bag Sponsor”
  • Sign up to Volunteer to help set up (in the days before), run mitzvah day, or help clean up.
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday, December 3-5 (various times). Click here to Volunteer. 
  • Able to purchase and donate items for the bags?
    There is more than one way to help us purchase these much needed items! Click Here to purchase coloring and activity books or visit our Amazon Wishlist for additional toiletry and comfort items.

    If you or someone you know are able to donate more than 100 of a particular item, please email MitzvahDay@orami.org to let us know! You will receive recognition as a Sponsor before and during the event.

    Items Needed Include:

Toiletries

Shampoo
Conditioner
Hair Brushes
Deodorant
Child’s Dental Hygiene Pack

Apparel

Flip Flops (Rubber, Assorted sizes for ages 5 – 17)

School Supplies

Backpacks (17 in. or larger)
Spiral or Composition Notebooks (Wide and Composition Ruled)
Blue or Black Pens
Colored Pencils
Pencil Sharpeners
Folders
Pencil Pouch
Highlighters

Other

Small, handheld games, craft kits, etc.
Medium Stuffed Animals
Coloring Books
Activity Books (for teens)
Juvenile-themed Nightlight
Books for Ages 14-17
Vacuum-Packed Standard Pillows or Toddler Pillows
Small Fidget Toys/Pop-Its

We Thank Our Amazing Sponsors

Mitzvah Day Platinum Sponsors
Anonymous

Comfort Bag Gold Sponsors
Joel and Sandee Greene
Jeffrey and Donna Hennes
Scott and Gaynor Rabin
Ike and Brooke Praw

Blessed Bulk Item Sponsors
Rob Gerard – Crayons
Sari and Gordon Gassner  – Blankets
Nina and Jerome Treiman – Flipflops
Cathy Spencer – Personal Hygiene Products
Anonymous – Pillowcases
Ken Meyer – Journals

 

 

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