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Helping Hands With Rubber Bands Bat Mitzvah Project27 Jul

Sixth-grader Kayla Distenfeld of Teaneck, New Jersey created the perfect Bat Mitzvah project called, “Helping Hands with Rubber Bands.” Kayla first discovered her love for weaving after she got a loom for her birthday a few years ago. Though she was having trouble weaving with yarn, she figured out how to do it with rubber […]

Mitzvah Project: Athletes Helping Athletes19 Jun

Benjamin (“Benjy”) Schneider has been hard at work on his Mitzvah Project with the help of his sister Madison. When the family moved to Pelham, New York about ten years ago, Madison made her first friend, Daniel. Daniel was later diagnosed as being on the Autism Spectrum. They remained friends and share a very special bond. Last […]

Mitzvah Project: A Charity Dash18 May

Remi Zisselman of Manhasset Hills, New York is celebrating her Bat Mitzvah on September 9, 2017. For her Mitzvah Project, Remi and her family are hosting A Charity Dash, an event where children, ages 5-18, will run 100 yard dashes. The event will take place on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 4-6 pm at Herricks High […]

Mitzvah Project: Enriching Lives Through Camp04 May

  Henry Greene from Armonk, New York celebrated his Bar Mitzvah in November, 2014. His Mitzvah Project was called, Enriching Lives Through Camp and benefited SCOPE (Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education).   We wanted to share his Mitzvah Project idea with our readers: MM: Can you give us details of your Mitzvah Project? HG: So […]

March Madness Bar Mitzvah Theme01 May

The Comito family from Peabody, Massachusetts, celebrated son Josh’s Bar Mitzvah with the service and party on March 18, 2017, at Congregation Shirat Hayam in Swampscott, Massachusetts. Everything centered on the March Madness basketball theme and was cleverly incorporated throughout the party. Mom Stacey created many of the party’s special details. Pictured L-R: Dad Bob, […]

Magical Mitzvah Project: It’s All In The Cards06 Apr

We read about a great Mitzvah Project in the Atlanta Jewish Times by Kevin Madigan.  Alex celebrated his Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Temple Sinai in Sandy Springs, Georgia. Since he’s been practicing magic since he was 4-years old, he decided for his Mitzvah Project he would host a “Magic Night.” He […]

Mitzvah Project: ProjectBell.org01 Jun

Isabella Spar is from Ardsley, New York and celebrated her Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, April 29, 2017. For her Mitzvah Project, she founded, which raises money to buy new beginning bells to be placed in radiation centers and inspires those going through radiation treatment. We wanted to learn more from this creative young lady about […]