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Projects

Below is a list of projects and activities being organised for Mensch Mitzvah Day! We’ll update as projects are listed.

Listed are also Volunteer Partner (schools, organisations, businesses and friendship groups) and Beneficiary Partners (non-profit organisations and projects) that are in need of a Partner to create a project.

ProjectInfoVolunteersBeneficiariesWebsitePlace
Share Love and Food in JHB CBD Join SAUPJ Gauteng Progressive Shuls connecting with people through love and food SAUPJ JHB JHB Inner City Homeless saupj.org.za JHB
Sunshine for Seniors Interactive Cake decorating session and tea with the Highlands House bobbas and the elderly goggas from Ikamva Labantu SAJBD (Cape Council) Highlands House and Ikamva Labantu ikamva.org.za/ CT
Eco-brick Extravaganza Grade 6 pupils will be making eco-bricks to then be donated as then used as building materials to create sustainable homes, schools and furniture Herzlia Weizmann TBC www.herzlia.com/campus/weizmann-primary CT
The Sandwich Brigade Grade 2 kids will together read ‘The Cholent Brigade’ which explores the mitzvah of making meals, and then make jam sandwiches for others in need PJ Library and Herzlia Weizmann People in need pjlibrary.org.za CT
Tea on the Terrace and Games on the Go Meet for a cuppa and play bridge, kaluki, chess, tile rummy, klabijaas etc…. Claremont Wynberg Hebrew Congregation (CWHC ) Cape Jewish Seniors (Claremont) www.clarewynshul.co.za/ CT
Draw your Dreams We'll be teaching kids how to paint & draw and giving them snacks. We'll ask them to draw who they want to be when they grow up! Atenu Developments, Namibia 3 different creches in the small locations of Ruacana, Nkurenkuru, and Outjo www.facebook.com/atenu/ Namibia (Ruacana, Nkurenkuru, Outjo)
Donating Blood Good deed donation safari to donate blood Lisa Chait & Friends Western Cape Blood Transfusion Service www.wpblood.org.za/ CT
Kids Fun Together CTTH kids playing educational games and doing arts and crafts with the kids at Mavis's Daycare in Mfuleni Cape Town Torah High Livesmart DWT Educare Centre www.cttorahhigh.org/ CT
Paint-a-Thon Painting the Glendale Workshop and Stimulation Centre NEEDED Glendale glendalehome.co.za CT
JCS Cottages Beautification Project Calling all ORT JET members to join in and help paint a wall mural, plant a vege garden, or do a general clean up ORT JET Jewish Community Services www.jcs.org.za CT
Fun and Food at Masibulele Educare Eye opening experience of a typical township ECD Centre. Visit. learn, run activities, provide lunch and hear about the exciting new upgrade. Bouquet of Humanity and Launchpad SA Masibulele Day Care (Khayaletshia) letsbuildmasibulele.co.za/ CT
Soccer-in-the-Sky Soccer tournament for the homeless (and some homeful) at the FivesFutbol Grand Central roof top courts FivesFutbol Grand Central Souper Troopers www.soupertroopers.org CT
Environmental: Offset your Carbon Footprint Adopt a Spekboom: Plant a Spekboom in the Giant Flag. WANTED The Giant Flag www.giantflag.co.za/adopt Eastern Cape
Football Fun Sunday Barmy Boys 5-A-SIDE Soccer Tournament Barmy Boys Grass Boots Football www.facebook.com/GrassBootsFC/ CT
Ari, Aerin and Ava's JCS foodbank Collection A collect-a-thon for the JCS foodbank Ari, Aerin and Ava Diamond Jewish Community Services www.jcs.org.za/food-bank/ CT
Collect-a-Thon Pre-schools 1 weel collect-a-thon of gently used books for kids at Shine Literacy Kerem Shine Literacy www.shineliteracy.org.za CT
Beautification Project Paint a mural, plant a vege garden, help with a clean up WANTED Jewish Community Services (JCS) Cottages. www.jcs.org.za CT
Moms Pamper Party & Kids Fun Day Out Hosting H18 Foundation moms and babas from Joe Slovo for a lovely morning out in the sun with relaxation and treatments for the moms and activities for the little ones. Chabad of the West Coast and Sinai Academy H18 Foundation hangar18.co.za/ CT
Show and Book Collection School kids are invited to watch a show. Payment is made in gently used books donated to Sakhai Isizwe, an NGO in Delft. Herzlia Alon-Ashel Pre Primary Sakhai Isizwe www.facebook.com/sakhaisizwe/ CT
Pizza Making Party Pizza making fun with the kids from Oranjia Gardens Shul and Chesed Club Oranjia Jewish Child and Youth Centre CT
Paint-a-Thon Help paint The Homestead & also work with the kids to sew&stuff the Jedi Tedis to be donated to the Red Cross Jedi Tedis The Homestead and The Red Cross www.jeditedi.net CT
Interfaith Interfaith reunion. Various religious groups together bringing food and toys to 3 orphanages in Windhoek Windhoek Hebrew Congregation 3 Orphanages in Windhoek Windhoek, Namibia
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