Social Action News - February 2019

Social Action News - February 2019

  • Rockville HELP: Volunteers are needed to help get emergency food and other assistance to people in need in southern Montgomery County. Volunteers serve one or more days per month, and many jobs can be handled by phone from your home. Contacts are Ira Russcol and Gail Singer. 

  • Monthly Mitzvah Collection: In February we are collecting NEW Men’s & Women’s socks, deodorants and soap for Shepherd’s Table, AND NEW small personal toiletries for Interfaith Clothing Center. Every month we collect different items, valued around $10 each. Please see chart for full year’s collection schedule. Contact is Dona Teplitz. 

  • Shepherd's Table: Volunteers are needed to servefood to the homeless and others experiencing hunger at Shepherd’s Table on the third Thursday of every month. The next opportunity is February 21. Volunteers sign up following instructions on our website. Contact is Dona Teplitz.

  • Interfaith Clothing Center:Volunteers are needed to organize and display clothing and home goods at the Interfaith Clothing Center (ICC) free store the second Tuesday of each month. The next volunteer opportunity is February 12. Contact is Tammy Trocki. 

Questions, suggestions, or a desire to volunteer? Contact the Social Action Committee co-chairs, Diane Garfield and Tammy Trocki.