The Jericho Jewish Center Social Action committee is dedicated to community service and social awareness. We stress the importance of the Jewish tradition of Tikkun Olam, repairing/improving the world, and are committed to helping others through acts of kindness.
Our annual Sandwich Sunday event welcomes more than 200 volunteers to make sandwiches and pack bagged lunches, which are then donated to different food agencies in the Nassau/Suffolk area. Over 1400 sandwiches are made and distributed to those in need! We collaborate with “rock CAN roll ®” for this event. rock CAN roll ®, Inc., is a volunteer, 501c3, non-profit, hunger relief organization.
Our Winter Coat Drive provides warm coats to those less fortunate.
We are proud members of TANS (Tikun Alliance North Shore) and Partners in Caring.