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    B’nai Israel Congregation
    6301 Montrose Road
    Rockville, MD 20852-4195

    By Phone: 301-881-6550

    By Fax: 301-881-6221

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Sara and Samuel J. Lessans Good Deeds Day

Sara and Samuel J. Lessans Good Deeds Day

Date: Sunday, April 26, 2020


On this day, synagogues and institutions throughout the community will perform deeds of service. Here is how you can participate through B’nai Israel:


Manna Food Center
10:00 AM–12:00 PM
Meet at the Manna Food Center (9311 Gaither Road, Gaithersburg) to help pack food boxes for needy individuals in our community. This is a great family activity. Contact Andrea Nadelman to register.


Jewish Council for the Aging Senior Prom
2:00–3:30 PM
JCA, Charles E. Smith Life Communities, local senior living facilities and local Jewish youth groups will partner together for the annual Good Deeds Day Senior Prom. Youth and older adults will enjoy music, dancing and cross-age conversation at the Misler Adult Day Center (Terrace Level, in back of Ring House, 1801 East Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD 20852).

We are also collecting large print fiction or non-fiction books.



Last year there were over 6,500 local participants and 350,000 worldwide in the annual Sara and Samuel J. Lessans Good Deeds Day. Projects are organized by organizations throughout the community, including B’nai Israel. The program is organized by the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. Visit www.GoodDeedsDayGW.org for more information.

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