Shirat Hayam, Ventnor.

VENTNOR – As 350,000 Israel Defense Forces soldiers continue to fight on the front lines in Israel, Shirat Hayam has mounted a campaign to support them.

The synagogue is collecting personal care items to support the IDF through Dec. 9.

A donation box is set up in the lobby of the synagogue, which is located at 700 N. Swarthmore Ave. A member of the congregation will deliver the items to Israel on Dec. 10. The items will be distributed to defense bases in Israel.

Suggested items for donation:

  • First aid kits
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Blister Band-Aids
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Socks
  • Undershirts
  • Energy boost/electrolyte packs to put into water bottles
  • Protein bars
  • Flashlights
  • Detergent
  • Thong sandals
  • Towels
  • Black duct tape
  • String cords (for tying equipment)
  • Turnakits
  • Camelback water jugs
  • Black sharpie markers
  • White out pens
  • Leatherman knives

For more information, contact Jane Lebowitz at 914-707-2213 or email [email protected].

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Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.