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    • Weekly Newsletter Vol. XVIII, No. 41 Iyar 9 - 15, 5773 April 19 - 25, 2013 REBBETZIN’S CORNER Jay Weinstein, Rabbi SHABBAT ACHAREI MOT- Dear YIEB Families, 732.354.5912 (cell) Living in East Brunswick for the last two and 732.254.1860 x2 (office) KEDOSHIM a half years has afforded me the opportunity Friday Mincha ..................................... *7:00PM Elliot Denenberg, Editor to not only create friendships with the Candle Lighting ..................................... 7:20PM Aron Adams, President But No Later Than ................................. 7:23PM members of YIEB but to be involved with Yaakov Wasser, Inaugural Rabbi Shkia..................................................... 7:41PM various educational programs and initiatives (1979-2009), Retired at the Shul. Over the last number of months, *As long as candle lighting is after 7PM, Mincha I have been actively involved with the on Friday is at 7PM (not Z’man), throughout the Stephanie Shatkin Mikveh of YIEB. I have spring and summer. learned that our Mikvah has a rich history as NEXT NEWSLETTER DEADLINE IS it was dedicated in memory of a beloved Wednesday April 24th at NOON Stephanie Shatkin 10th Yartzheit member of our community, Stephanie (Mazal Tov and Kiddush/Seudat Shlishit Commemorative Lecture Series with Shatkin, a”h. I have heard about the sponsorship announcements and ads must be Yoetzet Halacha Atara Eis dedicated volunteers who were involved in emailed to newsletter@yieb.org by Wednesday creating and building the Mikvah and who at noon – NO EXCEPTIONS) 10:45 AM (High School Girls) “Love in Judaism” have overseen its operation. At the same_________________________________________ time, I have some concern about the KIDDUSH NOSH SPONSORS Following Davening Mikvah’s future. The physical state of the April 7th – April 20th “Extreme Makeover: Mikvah Edition” Mikvah is deteriorating; there is a need for aBirthday: new dehumidification system, there areAbeles Family: Joseph H. Abeles 5:15 PM (Women Only) corroded coils and the titles are damaged.Iva & Steven Dyckman: Iva Dyckman “The Effect of the Laws of Marriage on a It’s not the beautiful and attractive MikvahMolly & Gary Kaplan: Jacob Kaplan Woman’s Sense of Self” that it once was. I have worked together withRachelle & Jack Markowitz: Chana the Mikvah Board to secure a $50,000Markowitz 6:15 PM “Holy People, Holy Places” Parsha Shiur given matching grant from Mikveh USA for ourLori & Jeff Moskowitz: Miki Moskowitz by Rabbi Rafi Eis Mikvah renovations. This will ensure that ourSarah & Joe Naus: Patrick Zagdanski Mikvah is one that we are proud of!Robyn & Jeffrey Perlman: Rebecca Perlman 9:15 PM (Community Lecture for Women Only Additionally, based on input from many YIEBDebbie & Chaim Rogoff: Yardena Rogoff at the home of Estelle & Scott Siegel) members, our Mikvah Board feels stronglyKaren & Chayim Stern: Chayim Stern From Generation to Generation: Talking to our that it is time to build our own Keilim MikvahShanna & Jeffrey Taub: Jeffrey Taub Daughters about Jewish Family to be used to Tovel new dishes. On behalf ofYahrtzeit: the Mivkah Board I am asking you to pleaseShelley & Milton Goldman: Ida Goldman Shabbat Shacharit........................ 8:00, 9:00AM participate in our Mikvah fundraiser. YouRenee Schloss: Bob Schloss Latest Shma .......................................... 9:34AM---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Shabbat Mincha .................................... 7:15PM have received invitations and please see a SEUDAT SHLISHIT SPONSORS Shabbat Maariv ..................................... 8:24PM short video (http://tinyurl.com/yiebmikvah)Guest Speaker: Mrs. Atara Eis Shabbat Ends ....................................... 8:32PM to give you all the details you need. Please ____________________________________ watch it, be inspired and join our campaignSAVE THE DATE - May 10-12 YIEB OPEN Sun Shacharit .............................. 7:30, 8:30AM to ensure that our Mikvah remains an Mon Shacharit .............................. 6:20, 8:00AM integral part of our community.HOUSE SHABBAT. As part of our recruitment Tues Shacharit ............................. 6:30, 8:00AMinitiative YIEB will be opening its doors during I’m confident that with everyone’s help and Wed Shacharit (Pesach Sheini) ... 6:30, 8:00AMthe Shabbat of May 10-12 to welcome guests Thurs Shacharit............................ 6:20, 8:00AM participation, we can look forward to athat will be checking out our community. If Fri Shacharit................................. 6:30, 8:00AM beautiful renovated Mikvah and new Keilimyou know of anyone that is looking to move Mikvah.please encourage them to sign up for the Sun – Thurs Mincha/Maariv................... 7:30PM Thank you for your support,weekend. Dinner will take place at host Late Maariv – on “Hold” late spring & summer Sharon Weinsteinhomes on Friday night and lunch for guests ______________________________________will be at Shul; more information to follow. If Candle Lighting next week .................... 7:20PM THANK YOU to all who came out for the But No Later Than ................................. 7:30PM Annual Yom Hashoah Program. A specialyoud like to volunteer to help prepare for theOpen House Shabbat please contact Robyn thank you to Rabbi Weinstein, Rabbi Langer, Mikvah Hours – It is imperative that men notSchneider 732.254.5254 or email Leah Weinberger, Debbie Chustckie and the assemble or remain in the Mikvah area and/or theRobyns78@yahoo.com. parking area nearby, 15 minutes prior to and until phone squad. The record number of__________________________________________ 15 minutes after the times designated below. participants is a tribute to our congregation. TRIP TO POLAND Motzei Shb’t -1½ hrs after Shb’t ends - for 2 hrs Sandy Freund-LangAnyone interested in a Shul organized trip to Weekdays ................................... 9:00-11:00PM -------------------------------------------------------------------------------Poland during the summer of 2014 please Friday & Yom Tov ............ By Appointment Only SAFETY REMINDERcontact Shimmy Engelhardt at Mikvah 732.257.4121 When walking to and from Shul for Minchaengeltax@yahoo.com Eruv status 732.254.1860 X5 and Maariv, please wear your reflective vests.______________________________________ ______________________________________
    • THANK YOU – Scholar-in-Residence Judah Shechter NORPAC MISSIONRabbi Yehoshua C. Grunstein on Apr. 5-6 Sam Shersher Join us on our annual Mission to WashingtonThank you to everyone who helped make this Aaron Shmulewitz event to support the U.S.-Israel relationshipstimulating Shabbat program a great Serena Shmulewitz on Wednesday, May 8th On a single-day tripsuccess. David Shoen you will meet with Members of Congress and Sponsors: Josh Shron their staff, and share your concerns with Rama & Mark Koslowe Estelle Siegel them about foreign aid to Israel, Iran Sara & Bruce Fischer Jacob Siegel sanctions, security cooperation, and more. Rabbi Weinsteins Discretionary Fund Jacob Small Help us make a difference once again! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Shulie Stroh Buses leave for Washington from our area atTHANK YOU FROM YIEBS ISRAEL ADVOCACY Adam Towler 6:30 AM and return between 9-10 PM .ThereCOMMITTEE Ben Towler will be briefings on the bus. All meals will beOn behalf of the YIEB & YIEB’s Israel Zach Tuchman provided.Advocacy Committee, we extend our thanks Bernie Weinberger Register now for the early bird discount:again to all the Sponsors and Donors, as well Leah Weinberger http://www.norpac.net/ or callas to the following individuals who Rabbi Jay Weinstein 201.788.5133; Adults - $125volunteered their time & efforts on behalf of Rebbetzin Sharon Weinstein & the Girls of Students - $75 (must be over 12. ThoseYIEBs Shabbat Yom Ha’atzmaut. Your the Matan Bat Mitzvah Israel Project under 18 must be accompanied by a parentassistance in making this Shul event a Ricky Yellin or legal guardian). Contact Esther Kosoffskysuccess is greatly appreciated. We couldnt Jeff Zelka at chefesther@yahoo.com for more info.have done it without you. With gratitude- Kol YIEB Youth Leaders ______________________________________Hakavod to you all! The Children of YIEBs Presentation Group LARRY SCHACHT BASEBALL OUTING Cheryl Shmulewitz & Judy Goldrich, YIEB Mr. Nir Kalfa from Sderot, Israel Sunday, May 19, Trenton Israel Advocacy Committee. Thunder vs Bowie Baysox ** Note: We apologize for any errors or those For details, contact Aaron Sponsors’ Addendum/Corrections: Sponsors omitted through oversight/timing Shmulewitz Lori & Jeff Moskowitz issues in last weeks publication & have Baseball as it used to be! Steve Mayer & Family listed the corrected information herein. We Mark your Calendar - EAST BRUNSWICK Faigie & Gary Cornick appreciate your generous sponsorship of the LEGISLATIVE BREAKFAST, Sunday morning, Kiddush!! May 19th at 9:30 AM at YIEB. This event is Volunteers & Participants: ______________________________________ co-sponsored by YIEB & OUs NJ VOTES. To Aron Adams NOMINATIONS FOR YIEB BOARD FOR date, we have confirmed participation of Leslie Adams UPCOMING YEAR state senator Barbara Buono and state Jonah Bash The YIEB Nominating Committee is now in assemblyman Patrick Deignan. Come to David Berk the process of considering and proposing discuss important issues and voice an Donna Berk members as nominees to the Board for the opinion! Included in the topics of discussion Sam Bernstein 2013-14 administrative year. If you would will be state funding for non-public school Mendy Bohm like to be considered, or would like to put education. For more information, please Josh Brody forward another member for consideration, speak to Ruth Bash or Rabbi Weinstein. Kathy Brody please contact Aaron Shmulewitz, chair of DUDU FISHER Debbie Chustckie the committee, or committee members We are looking to obtain group rate tickets at Jeff Chustckie Hadar Bram. Josh Brody, Gary Cornick, Iva the State Theatre in New Brunswick for Dudu Elliot Denenberg Dyckman or Karen Stern. Fishers Performance on Tuesday, May 21st Barbara Elem ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- at 7:30pm. In order to do so, we need to Tony Elk BE ALL THAT YOU CAN BE have interest of at least 20 participants to Rafi Finkelshteyn JOIN THE YIEB SISTERHOOD BOARD! get the group rate (20-49 tickets would be at Ellen Gable The YIEB Sisterhood Board is looking for a $41.75; 50+ tickets would be at $36.00). Marc Gable few good women! We need to know no later than Friday, April Michael Gardner If you or someone you know is interested in 19th if there is an interest in attending the Barbara Goldman being on the board, now is time to speak up! concert. Please contact Maurice Traiman at Miltie Goldman Anyone who is a member of the Sisterhood zahavart@hotmail.com with Dudu Fisher in Shelley Goldman can be on the Board. We are also looking for the subject line if you are interested. Michael Goldrich someone to be Sisterhood President or a co- ______________________________________ Yaakov Kagel President. In order to be a president or co- NEW YIEB VIDEO Ari Kevelson president you have to have already been an Its important that we get the views up so Mark Koslowe officer of the Sisterhood (anytime in the that people who view our video will see it as Rama Koslowe past). The Sisterhood is a vital part of the popular. Please click on the link below and Elaine Machtiger Young Israel and as a result of it’s successful view again. Also, this is the link to be shared Eliana Moskowitz fund raising over the years has been able to with your friends. Here it is! Lori Moskowitz support the Shul, youth programming activity http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2fmvZq Jeff Moskowitz and the YIEB nursery school. So we need you PFxE Mendy Newmark on the front lines to keep the Sisterhood ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tony Newmark active and meaningful. So please call Leslie YIEB COMMUNITY STRATEGIC PLANNING Howie Noveck Schwartz 732.254.3546 or email SURVEY Sam Raab LNAS.SCHWARTZ@comcast.net by Sunday The Strategic Planning Committee expresses Melissa Rosen April 21st. its appreciation to the membership for the Miriam Rosenblum (My apologies are offered to the United strong participation in the Community Charlie Rothenberg States Army for borrowing their recruiting Strategic Planning Survey. The survey was Norman Schwartz materials) closed on April 6th. 75% of individuals in the Jeremy Shechter Shul responded to the survey and 90% of
    • families responded to the survey. For **Kosher pizza will be served at EBJC beforeperspective, a 35-40% response rate is leaving to Union Beachconsidered an excellent ratio in populationswith affinity for the subject or organization. Any Questions?The Strategic Planning subcommittees are If you have any questions or need morenow organizing the material for analysis, to information about any of our program,begin to draft the strategic plan. We will please contact Melissa atarrange a presentation of survey information Todah Rabah youthdirector@yieb.org or 732.991.6110.to the community in the near future. Thank Thank you to Karen & Gary Glantz for theiryou again for helping to direct the future of sponsorship of a Kiddie Kiddush in honor ofour congregation. Sara’s birthday.Please send comments or suggestions to Special Program for High School GirlsPlanning@YIEB.org Scholar in Residence and Yoetzet, Atara Eis,------------------------------------------------------------------------------ will hold a special session for high school DAF YOMI: From Rabbi Weinstein girls this Shabbat at 10:45 AM in the youth Register Now!Join Daf Yomi at YIEB with Rabbi Weinstein: lounge. The name of the session is “Love in It’s not too late to ensure a fantastic summer· Monday through Friday after 1st Minyan Judaism.” Please join us! for your child! Contact Melissa Rosen to(approximately 7:10-7:45 AM) request an application and get additionalSunday morning after 1st Minyan Middle School and High School Board information. campkeshet@yieb.org.(approximately 8:10-8:45 AM)· Shabbat Meetingsmorning following 1st Minyan (rotation of The last student board meeting of the year Bunks Filling Fastpresenters) has been scheduled for Sunday, April 28th at Don’t be locked out! Some of our bunks have______________________________________ Cold Stone Creamery. The middle school already begun to fill to capacity! Please DAF YOMI B’IYUN meets at 7 Pm and the high school meets at submit your applications as quickly asJoin Rabbi Shlomo Landau on Tuesday nights 8 PM. Please join us for these important possible to ensure spots for your children andat 8:45 PM, followed by Maariv at 9:30 PM, meetings. grandchildren.to explore in depth, a topic from the week’sDaf Yomi. Can’t make it in person? Do Daf B’nei Akiva Returns Next Week, April 26th & New Programs and Bunk for Summer 2013!Yomi online! 27th We have some exciting additions for ourhttp://ouradio.org/daf Please save the date. Summer 2013 including a new bunk. Wehttp://www.dafyomi.org/ are happy to announce a new bunk, for those --------------------------------------------------------- 2nd Annual HaKarat HaTov Youth Banquet entering 3rd grade! CHINUCH/ADULT EDUCATION Please join us in thanking the members ofYIEB & Highland Park Community Kollel. the youth department staff and the teen We have just scheduled an overnight toGemara Class with Rabbi Nussbaum, Minyan leaders for their hard work and Camp Moshava for our campers entering 2ndTuesdays at 8:30 PM. The topic for this week commitment. Join us for the 2nd annual and 3rd grade!is Prohibitions of Shabbat. HaKarat HaTov Youth Banquet on the second day of Shavuot at 5 PM. There is no cost to We are pleased to announce we haveWomens Wednesday Class with Rabbi attend, but sponsorships are welcome. ALL included zumba and karate into this year’sWeinstein, 9:45-10:45 AM - Mussar for the are invited. schedule and have just confirmed that Tova21st Century! Halpern will be joining us for an exciting Teens Minyan Update summer long drama project and for RikkudIn Depth Talmud Class given by Yaakov All teens interested in Laining in the (Israeli dance)!Weinstein, Wednesday 8:30PM upcoming weeks, please contact JacobIn this week’s class we will discuss, “The Siegel, Tony Newmark or Jeremy Shechter. More InformationMarror-Matzah Wrap.” If you have any questions or need an ______________________________________ Chailight: Chesed for Music and Memory application, please dont hesitate to contact LOST Please donate your old iPods as we support our Director, Melissa Rosen, atIf you find a womans brown herringbone Music and Memory, an organization that campkeshet@yieb.org or 732.991.6110.tweed coat, it may be mine. It has been provides beloved music to patients who are ----------------------------------------------------------missing since Thanksgiving. Please contact suffering from dementia. The music helps to FREE BEDROOM FURNITURE SET (2 woodenme at 732.257.2081. Thank you, Sarita. soothe patients AND trigger memories. iPods drawers, one with mirror; tall dresser; no bed) FOUND must be restored to factory settings. We do in East Brunswick. Very nice but we have noHonda key without any remote buttons. It not need ear buds, but do need the chargers. room for it. Also, we have a dozen or sowas found just before Pesach. Key is in the iPods can be dropped at the Shul office or metal and wooden folding chairs. Great for aoffice. you can contact Melissa to arrange a drop-off school, shul, organization or for parties.------------------------------------------------------------------------------- or pick-up. Contact Barry Schechter 732.254.0624. LADIES SHIDDUCH TEHILLIM GROUP ______________________________________Only 15 minutes each week at your leisure. High school students are invited to help with DEDICATIONSJoin the many women in the the conclusion of our CFL light bulb Members of the Shulcommunity saying Tehillim to collection. This is a Tri-Synagogue event. and others are invited tohelp the ones we care about What: Installing CFL bulbs into homes of honor a friend orfind their Bashert. To be part of Sandy Victims in Union Beach relative, celebrate athis Mitzvah team or to submit a When: April 21st from 12 - 5* milestone event orname to the Shidduch List, Why: To reduce the homeowners energy bills memorialize a lovedcontact Amy Zelka 732 613.8717 and reduce their CO2 footprint one by dedicating Chumashim or Siddurim.amy.zelka@gmail.com Chumashim - $50__________________________________________ *Transportation will be provided from EBJC Siddurim - $30 to and from Union Beach Contact Irv Schaulewicz at plaques@yieb.org
    • CHAI LIFELINE YAHRTZEITS Moskowitz. Thank you for your continuedA fund has been established at Chai Lifeline Iyar 9, 5773 Steven Sholk support.in memory our dear friend, beloved wife, for his ______________________________________mother and daughter and sister, Martha Grandfather,Davidovich. Contributions to this fund will pay Yehudah Leib ************for direct services needed by victims of ben Pinchasovarian and breast cancer and their families. (Louis Timely Community AnnouncementsTo make a donation go to Malamud) on 4/19/2013 *************www.chailifeline.org/martha Iyar 9, 5773 Miriam Gordon for her Father, (YIEB does not endorse the Kashrut ofIf you have any questions please call, Brina Shmuel ben Rachamim any non-YIEB event or listing appearingHerskovits 732.930.4955. Thank you for (Shmuel Navarian) on in the Newsletter)your support. 4/19/2013______________________________________ YESHIVA AT THE JERSEY SHORE Iyar 9, 5773 Chayim Stern for his Grandfather, Harav Dovid HACHNASAT SEFER TORAH CELEBRATIONPlease make note of the following SUNDAY APRIL 28th, 1:30 PMcongregational meetings: Shlomo ben Harav Moshe Chanoch Hacohen (Rabbi On Lag B Omer, Sunday, April 28th Yeshiva David Novoseller) on at the Jersey Shore students, families, friends1. Tuesday 4/23 8 PM - New roof for and neighbors will join together to celebratethe YIEB Educational Wing – As many of you 4/19/2013 the welcoming of their very own Torah toare aware, we have been having problems Iyar 9, 5773 Rene Schloss for her Husband, their school. The celebration will begin atwith the educational wing roof leaking. We Yirachmiel Peretz ben 1:30 PM at Ilan High School, 1200 Roseldanticipate that the cost of the roof Mordechai Hacohen(Bob Ave., Ocean, NJ, and at 2 PM participants willreplacement will exceed $10,000 and as Schloss) on 4/19/2013 depart in a joyous parade down Logan Road,such requires congregational approval. Iyar 11, 5773 Larry Haber for his Mother, escorting the Torah to its new home, Yeshiva2. Wednesday 5/29 8 PM: Sara Tzchera bat Dovid at the Jersey Shore, 1515 Logan Road,• The slate of board of director Hacohen (Sylvia Haber) on Ocean, NJ. All are e welcome to attend!nominees for the 2013/2014 fiscal year will 4/21/2013 Refreshments will be servedbe presented. For information please call the YJS at Iyar 11, 5773 Alvan Small for his Mother,• Amendment to YIEB Constitution - 732.663.2929 or visit the website at Rochel Leah bat Zvi Dov (Ruthdiscussion and approval of a proposed www.yatjs.org/sefertorah Small) on 4/21/2013amendment to the Constitution of the ---------------------------------------------------------Congregation to eliminate a provision that Iyar 14, 5773 Marsha Loeb for her Father,currently requires that, if the Congregation Aharon ben Yechiel (Aaron EMPLOYMENT NETWORK OF RARITANceases to exist, any net assets of the Lustig) on 4/24/2013 VALLEYCongregation shall inure to the National Iyar 15, 5773 Ira Birnbaum for his Father, Looking for work? We can help. Go toCouncil of Young Israel (NCYI). We are now Tzvi Hersh ben Yitzchak Isaac www.ENRV.org or contact Bob Lansey atamending our Constitution because NCYI (Herman Birnbaum) on enrv@verizon.net. We post over 100 jobsrecently voted, 67-1-1, to amend its charter 4/25/2013 each month, and help people with theirto eliminate this requirement, thus Iyar 15, 5773 Michael Goldrich for his Father, resume and search strategies. Please help: Ifauthorizing branches like YIEB to remove Dovid Leib ben Fishel (David you know of any professional, part-time, orsuch provisions from their governing Leon Goldrich) on 4/25/2013 temporary job openings, please e-mail thedocuments. Approval of this Amendment information to enrv@verizon.net.requires the consent of 2/3 of the members Iyar 16, 5773 Debbie Chustckie for her Father, Yehuda Arye ben ______________________________________voting at the meeting.3. Thursday 6/27 8:45 PM: Yaakov Hacohen (Leon Sambul) on 4/26/2013 HOMEBOUND VISITATION VOLUNTEERS• Slate of board of director nominees WANTEDfor the 2013/2014 fiscal year will be voted Iyar 16, 5773 Josh Segal for his Father, If youre interested in visiting people in theiron. Ephraim Yosef ben Elchanan homes, or in Nursing Homes, please contact• Budget presentation – The Halevi (Fred Segal) on Leslie Ostrin, Homebound VisitationTreasurer will review the 2012/2013 results 4/26/2013 Coordinator for Bikur Cholim of Raritanand introduce the 2013/2014 budget for Iyar 16, 5773 Sylvia Berger for her Mother, Valley: leslie.ostrin@gmail.com . We needcongregational approval. Yitta Leah bat Eli (Ida Uncyk) you!!______________________________________- on 4/26/2013 ______________________________________ ______________________________________________ YIEB’s CENTER FOR EARLY LEARNING NCSYNow Accepting Registration. YIEBs Center BIKUR CHOLIM/SHIVA DIVISION Spring Regional sign up has begun! May 24thfor Early Learning, a Yeshiva at the Jersey Thank you to the many members of the - 26th in the Stamford Plaza, it is going to beShore program, is now accepting registration community for their ongoing support and epic. Sign up before Monday April 15th at 9for the e 2013-2014 school year. 2-, 3-, and assistance to families during Shiva. AM and you qualify for the super early bird4-year-old programs plus a full-day Suggested donations of $10 to aid a special price of $219. After that the earlyKindergarten. For more information: particular family during the week of Shiva bird price will be $249 for about a week.YJSEarlyLearning@YIEB.org , or call Mendy may be sent to Julie Katz, 20 Rebel Run ----------------------------------------------------------------------------Bohm or Leora Weinstein Drive (payable to Bikur Cholim-YIEB.) Please __________________________________ indicate the family name in the memo section of your check). Recipient families will be informed of your donation. For further information on how you can help and support a particular family or for general Bikur Cholim information, please contact Julie Katz, Karen Stern, Miriam Rosenblum or Suri
    • URGENT – KIDNEY TRANSPLANT THE JOEL GENSLER CAREER CENTER The CAMEO Senior Nutrition Program, part of AT JEWISH FAMILY AND VOCATIONAL the Senior Services Division of Jewish Family NEEDED Harvey Paretzky, a dear SERVICE OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY & Vocational Service of Middlesex County friend and member of our ANNOUNCES SPRING WORKSHOPS (JFVS) invites those needing a good laugh to community, is suffering from Milltown, NJ. The Joel Gensler Career Center join us on Friday, May 31st at 10:45 AM, at Jewish Family and Vocational Service when Jolliologist, Jill Perez will join us for an kidney failure and desperately (JFVS) of Middlesex County has two free and hour of laughter and yoga breathing at the needs a kidney transplant as informative workshops to help job seekers. Highland Park Conservative Temple, 201 soon as possible. He cannot The first workshop entitled “How to End the South 3rd Avenue, Highland Park. This Job Search Pain and Get Your Life Back” will program is geared to seniors, aged 60 and survive long-term without a take place on Thursday April 25th at 10:30 older. A kosher “Chicken Marsala” luncheontransplant. Saving a person’s life am. It will provide job seekers with key will be available for a suggested donation ofis a great mitzvah. By donating a elements they can use to achieve high levels $3.50 per person. Please RSVP to of engagement, visibility and organization 732.777.1940 by Wednesday, May 29th. kidney, you can literally save and help them to create a common sense Harvey’s life. Harvey is working marketing plan to obtain positive results. The CAMEO Senior Nutrition Program, part ofwith Renewal, a Jewish non-profit Neil Cooper, Career Transition Coach, will the Senior Services Division of Jewish Family speak to the issues job seekers face and how & Vocational Service of Middlesex County organization, which facilitates to stay motivated through the job search (JFVS) looks forward to hosting NJ Symphony and supports all aspects of the process. violinist Debra Biderman and her pianokidney transplants process. If you The second workshop entitled “Social Media accompanist, who will play a range of and Your Job Search” will take place on musical selections, on Wednesday May 8th have type O blood, and meet Tuesday May 7th at 10:30 am. Eric Duchin, 10:45 AM at the Highland Park Conservativecertain other specific criteria, you of Pinpoint Promotions will discuss how Temple, 201 South 3rd Avenue, Highland will be a potential donor. For Linked-in, Facebook and Twitter can enhance Park. This program is geared to seniors, job search efforts. How to use these sites to aged 60 and older. A kosher “Beef Goulash” additional information, contact research companies, find hiring managers luncheon will be available for a suggested Renewal at: R612@renewal.org and market yourself to perspective donation of $3.50 per person. Please RSVP 718.431.9831, ext. 311 (patient employers. to 732.777.1940 by Monday, May 6th. Both of these workshops will take place at Contact: Elyse Phillips, CAMEO/Elderday reference #R612) the JFVS Office at 32 Ford Avenue, Milltown, Program Coordinator As a Zchut for a Refuah Shleima NJ. Advanced registration is required. Space Phone: 732.777.1940 for Rafael Yisrael Chaim ben is limited. Contact: Noreen Noel, Director Email: ElyseP@jfvs.org Women’s Center at JFVS ______________________________________ Shifra Chana, we are organizing Telephone: 732 777 1940learning of Mishnayot. Below is a Email: NoreenN@jfvs.org COMMUNITY SHIURlink to a google doc which can be Lag B’Omer Community Shiur YAD LEAH CLOTHING DRIVE Rabbi Shmuel Marcus will be speaking on used to sign up for learning. We “Birthday, Yahrtzeit and Lag B’Omer When: Sunday May 5th from 9:30 A.M. until would like the learning to be 12:30 P.M. Celebrations” on April 28 at Congregation completed by April 20th. Where: Congregation Ohav Emeth (O.E.), Ohr Torah at 8:15pm (after Mincha/ Maariv) RS Harvey Paretzky - main entrance on Dennison Ave. thru the parking lot. Rabbi Shmuel Marcus serves as the Rav ofhttps://docs.google.com/spreads Kehilas Ishei Yisrael, a young, vibrant Shul inheet/ccc?key=0AvJhuAWLZLAtdD Please donate clothing in good wearable Kew Gardens Hills. Prior to coming to Queens condition only; Shoes only in new or like new in 2005, he served as the Rav of the YoungJoV0g1b2VZZU93MUhkeTBGSFFL Israel of Fair Lawn, New Jersey for two and a condition. Linens, towels, tablecloths, bHc&usp=sharing handbags, cosmetics & hair accessories are half years. Rabbi Marcus also serves as a also accepted in good condition. Bring all in Rebbe in Yeshiva University’s Stone Beis tied garbage bags. Mens and Boys black Medrash Program where he teaches Gemara,If you do not have internet, you Halacha, Navi and Hashkafa to Beis hats in good condition may also be donated.can sign up by calling Yad Leah will distribute to over 15 Medrash/college students. Rabbi Marcus732.819.7036 communities throughout Israel. An $18 also works in Kashrus for the Va’ad____________________________________- donation is requested per donor (checks Harabanim of Riverdale and led the YU made out to American Friends of Yad Leah) Summer Kollel in Toronto, Canada. HeJEWISH FAMILY & VOCATIONAL SERVICE to help defray the shipping & processing received a BA in history from Yeshiva(JFVS) is looking for volunteers with costs. We B"H have a donor for the trucking College, an MS in Jewish Education fromspecialized skills having a background in the cost for this drive. We are however looking Azrieli Graduate School, and Semicha fromfollowing areas: marketing skills for various for additional sponsors to cover more of the RIETS. After receiving his Semicha, Rabbiagency marketing projects, newsletter shipping costs to Israel. Marcus learned for four years in Yeshivapublications, grant research and writing, Receipts will be provided by Yad Leah for the University’s Wexner Kollel Elyon.graphic artist for special projects, food pantry money & clothing (&/or miscellaneous Sponsored by Russell & Nitza Adler tocoordinator, and a lawyer. These volunteer items) contributed. commemorate the first Yahrtzeit of Miltonopportunities are primarily for special We are looking for volunteers at the Adler, z"l Mordechai ben Hachaver Yehudah.projects and time commitment will vary. collection site to help with the bags and the ______________________________________Many of these projects can be done from paperwork. If anyone has any questions orhome. would like to volunteer or sponsor shipping https://www.facebook.com/YoungIsrael costs, please call Mordy Brill at ofEastBrunswick 732.819.8351 or e-mail at mordb@msn.com.
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