Bethlehem Community Church
77 N. 14th St, East Orange, NJ.
We will work with our community partner and former grant recipient Bethlehem Community Church's community food bank by distributing food to their congregants and East Orange residents. Children 12 years and older are welcome!. You can volunteer for any length of time between 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please sign up HERE to volunteer.
South Mountain YMCA
January 20, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Columbia HS, Maplewood
In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., staff of the South Mountain YMCA in Maplewood will be creating personal hygiene and dental bags for JLOSH to distribute to South Orange and Maplewood families at the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Fair & Luminary Lighting. If you are interested in attending the event, click here to learn more about it.
January 25 - 9am-12pm
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum, 324 Forest Dr S, Short Hills, NJ
In lieu of a GMM in January, the training committee is planning for a Super Saturday. We'll spend the morning learning and practicing in a leadership development workshop facilitated by JeanAnn Morgan of JAM Creative Communications.
Sign up HERE to register for the training. We hope to see you there!
Christine's Kitchen - Joint CSE with Sustainers!
Once again, Sustainers and Actives will be supporting Christine's Kitchen at the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in West Orange. Christine's Kitchen offers a weekly hot meal to individuals in need. JLOSH volunteers will cook, clean and provide all needed supplies to ensure a hot lunch is provided for up to 100 individuals. More details to follow!
Isaiah House's House of Love Fundraiser
We will be supporting our long-time community partner Isaiah House as a sponsor to its third annual House of Love fundraiser. Please consider purchasing a ticket(s) here and joining us as we celebrate Isaiah House and the important impact and service that it provides its many residents. Please stay tuned for some forthcoming information -- We will be raffling off a few tickets to this event!!