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1. Young Leadership Division Introduction to Tikkun Ha-Ir, Wednesday September 27th, 4:30-6:45pm, Brown Deer and JCC
- 4:30-5:30pm: Begin at the Brown Deer Farmer’s Market to gather unsold produce with THI’s Surplus Harvest Effort.
- 5:45-6:45 Meet up to at the JCC to sort and prepare the produce for distribution to the Jewish Community Pantry.
- Learn about what other community service opportunities are coming up through Tikkun Ha-Ir.
2. Crop Walk Fresh Produce Pick up, Sunday October 8, 11:45-2pm, Mckinley Marina
- Through the Interfaith Conference’s annual Anti-Hunger Walk, THI will be collecting fresh produce to bring to local meal programs. Volunteers need to collect produce. All are welcome to walk for free! Sign up HERE
3. Christmas Eve Dinner at the Cathedral Center, Sunday Dec 24
- Help us serve a special celebratory meal to appox. 60 people at the Cathedral Center, a homeless Shelter for women and families
- Timing: 6:30-8:30pm. Limit 8 people.
Tikkun Ha-Ir Ongoing Efforts:
1. Harvest Collection at Farmers Markets, Weekly Through Oct 23
- Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday Afternoons: Collect harvest and help us deliver it to those who don’t have access to fresh foods
2. THI Chop Shop, Mondays from 8:30-3 through Oct 23
- Join THI volunteers and supervised women from the Wisconsin Womens Correction Center to wash, chop, cook and bake with the produce from the farmers markets to give to food programs in the city
3. Monthly Meals at Cathedral Center
- Do you like to cook? Prepare food at home and help us serve every first Monday of the month to families and women at the Cathedral Center, a non-sectarian homeless shelter. Contact Robin Benedon at 414-333-7093
Community-Wide Social Action Programs
1. Ex-Prisoners Organizing Meeting to Close the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility. Thursday, Sept 19, 6PM
2. Congregation Sinai Green Shabbat, Friday Oct 6. 5:30 Service, 6:30 Dinner
3. Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurum & NCJW Caring About Healthcare,Sunday, Oct 15, 9:45am. Location is Congregation Emanu-el Bne Jeshurun
Join a Committee
We run programs throughout the year and are always look for help. If you have an expertise you want to share, please fill out our volunteer interest form to tell us more about you.
Contact Sami at firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-501- 3618 for more information.