Posted on December 26th, 2013 by Rachel
A very successful Mitzvah Day! A big thank you to Erwin Burtnick, Stephen Mintz and R. David Edwards (of VA Maryland)!
In partnership with B’nai Israel Congregation, Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America, the Baltimore VA Medical Center and Jewish Volunteer Connection, the Jewish Museum of Maryland hosted a great Mitzvah Day event! We gathered donations and with the help of enthusiastic volunteers created care packages for veterans, which were then delivered to the Baltimore VA Medical Center.
Piecing together puzzle books.
We’d like to thank these local businesses for their generous donations, as well as the many individuals who stopped by with everything from playing cards and puzzle books to handmade hats and scarves!
- Inner Harbor Dental
- Harbour east dental
- Scene 217
- Shearz inc
- Waterfront Marriot
- Carrolton Inn
- Lovely lady in Family dollar
- Convention Center Hampton Inn
- Charles Street dental
- Hilton Garden Inn & Homewood Suites at Harbor East
And of course we have to give a HUGE thank you to everyone who came out to help us decorate gift bags, write thank you cards and package up all the gifts – we couldn’t have done it without you!
Thanking our veterans
Diligently packing parcels!
Hard at work!
More thank you letters
These are some devoted volunteers!