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    Mitzvah Day 2020: Projects by Theme

    Work in small groups on projects addressing issues of poverty, hunger and homelessness, aging, animals, the environment, supporting those with illness, and honoring veterans and first responders.

    Projects: Hunger and Homelessness

    "If among you, one of your brothers should become poor, in any of your towns within your land… you shall open your hand to him and lend him sufficient for his need, whatever it may be." ~ Deuteronomy 15:7–8, giving sufficiently.

    Projects: Helping Low-Income and Refugee Families

    "Sometimes it takes only one act of kindness and caring to change a person’s life." ~ Jackie Chan

    Projects: Honoring Our Elders

    "The love, kindnesses and value we have given authentically to others will be our remaining treasures at the end of life." ~ Steve Brunkhorst

    Projects: Bring Joy to Animals

    "You can always, always give something, even if it is only kindness!" ~ Anne Frank

    Projects: Environmental

    "No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." ~ Aesop

    Projects: Supporting Those with Illness

    "I: Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see." ~ Mark Twain

    Projects: Honoring Veterans and First Responders

    "Every day do a good deed that will put a mile of joy on someone’s face." ~ Dale Carnegie

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