COMMUNITY CHEST

COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTSApril 2016

Kings Highway Beautification Association: Enhancing Our Neighborhood One Step at a Time You may not have noticed them before today, but tree guards are being installed all along Ave U, as well as Kings Highway and Avenue P. Spanning our scope of Ocean Parkway, they go through McDonald Ave. Tree guards are the black, steel Read More »

COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTSMarch 2016

Yeshivat Or Hatorah Mid-Winter Vacation A number of years ago the Rosh HaYeshiva of Yeshivat Or Hatorah, Rabbi Yaakov Marcus, shlit”a, was very concerned about the extended “mid-winter break” given by many of the community schools. He met with Hacham Ovadia Yosef, zt”l, and discussed it in detail with him. Hacham Ovadia emphatically stated in no uncertain Read More »

COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTSFebruary 2016

Hacham Baruch Kollel Celebrates its 10th Year Anniversary On 24 Iyar, 5765 (June 2, 2005), our community mourned the loss of our revered rabbi and leader, Hacham Baruch Ben Haim, a”h. For over 55 years, Hacham Baruch guided our community towards the prominent status it holds today. To honor the memory of our great Rabbi, the Hacham Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTJanuary 2016

Misameach Hosts Unforgettable Birthday Party for Chaim Levi Misameach is an organization dedicated to lifting thespirits and bringing joy to hundreds of children and adults who are hospitalized, bedridden, or going through serious illness. Their most recent event took place on Sunday, November 8, 2015. Misameach volunteers outdid themselves again, bringing joy and happiness into Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTDecember 2015

Kosherfest 2015 Hundreds of companies displayed a wide array of products for thousands of industry professionals on Novembertenth and eleventh at the twenty-seventh annual Kosherfest at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey. Kosherfest, a trade show dedicated to the kosher industry, is the largest trade show of its kind. The event drew professionals Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTNovember 2015

Kaplun Essay Contest 2015 The Kaplun Essay Contest offers students in grades 7 through 12 a chance to display their writing talent and win cash prizes. In each of the two levels – grades 7-9 and grades 10-12 – first prize winners receive $1,800, and the five finalists are awarded $750 each. Entrance prizes of Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTOctober 2015

Moms on a Mitzvah Save the date – October 22, 2015!! Moms on a Mitzvah is thrilled to announce plans for a grand community Challah/Bread Bake, the first event of its kind. Moms on a Mitzvah is a team of volunteers which is best known for getting the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to authorize a Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTSeptember 2015

BLINK Takes Community by Storm Last month, our community became a safer place. Over 700 community members streamed into the West Deal Shul determined to gain valuable lifesaving skills, and they all walked out feeling confident that they now know what to do in a life-threatening situation. These two hours of training may just translate Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTAugust 2015

ICRF Evening of Inspiration in Deal Raises More than $500,000 for Cancer Research in Israel On July 12th, the Jewish community of Deal, New Jersey paid tribute to the Israel Cancer Research Fund (ICRF) at an “Evening of Inspiration,”which was attended by more than 500 guests. Hosted by Eli and Rina Cohen, the event raised Read More »

COMMUNITY CHESTJuly 2015

Community Carnival of 2015 a Smashing Success! Sounds of children’s laughter and delighted screams could be heard all around Bnai Yosef, at 1616 Ocean Parkway on Sunday, May 31st, during the community-wide carnival. Kids were giggling and shrieking in fear from the Swinging Ship ride, and silently focusing as they climbed the 30-ft. Great Giant Read More »