Each month, Bet Torah Nursery School donates its tzedakah money to a different worthy cause, often relating to current community needs or holidays.
Mitzvah of the Month – 2014/2015:
October: American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
The Bet Torah Mitzvah Makers team raised over $7000 this year, for a six-year total of over $47,000.
December: Hanukkah Gift Drive to benefit Open Door Family Medical Centers
January: Jewish National Fund Tree Planting; Shabbat Book Pack Library (150 books) donated to Kipps Bay JCC
February: Jewish National Fund’s Blue Box Bob Tzedakah Coin Count ($300)
March: Shalach Manot for the Hebrew Home; Solo Seders for the IDF ($180)
April: Mitzvah Day; Pizza IDF and letters to soldiers in honor of Yom Ha’atzm’aut