Tikkun Olam Opportunities – Mitzvah meals and Food Distribution Opportunities


MITZVAH MEALS … Join us this Sunday, August 12th, at the Temple Beth Sholom kitchen, 2625 Tustin Ave, Santa Ana from 9 AM to noon. You will be cooking, chopping and sorting food for Mitzvah Meals.

Mitzvah Meals is a program administered by Temple Beth Sholom to feed 300 hungry and poor people weekly in South Orange County. TBT volunteers every second Sunday of the month. 
If you cannot volunteer please provide 2 dozen baked goods which need to be in the TBT kitchen on Saturday, August 11th no later than 10 AM labeled with your name and “Mitzvah Meals.” Please contact Gary Gruber garygruber@sbcglobal.net or call him at 714-319-0030 or call the Temple office to volunteer.
Thank you to all our Volunteers!

Join our Mitzvah Corps!

  • Food Distribution
  • Volunteer Professional Services
  • Tutoring/Story Reading
  • Collect & Prepare Food
  • Room Turnover
 Repairing the world begins in our own community.
For information on joining us please contact the Temple office or Gary Gruber at 714-319-0030 or at garygruber@sbcglobal.net.



Upcoming NFTY Teen Event

New SoCal Teen Event (Gr. 9-12)
New Year’s On the Bay – Saturday, September 8 7-10 p.m.
Long Beach Harbor, Alamitos Bay-Long Beach
Cruise into 5779 at a floating dance party! Join your friends from around Southern California to celebrate Rosh Hashanah – the Jewish New Year – with this one-night only teen event.
  • Delicious Snacks
  • Music
  • DJ
  • Dancing
  • Refreshments
  • Spectacular views of Alamitos Bay
  • Havdalah
Dress Code: Semi-Formal Fun – A dress or shirt and nice pants are suggested! Extra points for fun ties, bright colors or light up clothing! Please do not wear high heels – the boat rocks and rolls, making it hard to balance on them!
Early Bird: $75 – Register by August 12, 2018
Regular: $95 – Register by September 1, 2018
This event is open to any Southern California Jewish teen in grades 9 to 12.
  • Registration will be accepted after September 1, 2018 on a space-available basis.
  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.