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
- Blister Band-Aids
- Energy boost/electrolyte packs to put into water bottles
- Protein bars
- Thong sandals
- Black duct tape
- String cords (for tying equipment)
- Camelback water jugs
- Black sharpie markers
- White out pens
- Leatherman knives
For more information, contact Jane Lebowitz at 914-707-2213 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.