- Community Engagement
Coat, Backpack & Toy Drive
- Friday, November 15 - Friday, December 20
- All Day Event
We are collecting the following items:
> Clean, gently used adult winter coats and sweatshirts, all sizes welcome, but large sizes especially needed
> Clean, gently used backpacks
> Clean, gently used children’s winter outerwear including snow boots, snow pants, hats and gloves for children in grades K-5
> New, unwrapped toys for ages infant through tens
> Target gift cards donations of $25 (by December 5)
Donations may be placed in the marked bins in the atrium. Gift cards may be placed in the Tzedkah box.
Donations will be delivered to Generic Ministry in Needham who will deliver to homeless and needy on the streets of Boston, Jewish Family Services, ROFEH International who will distribute holiday gifts to children and families in care at Boston Children’s Hospital, Dana Farber Jimmy Fund, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Floating Hospital for Children and Christmas in the City holiday extravaganza for children and families in the Boston area who are experiencing homelessness or poverty.