Temple Israel Hosts a Summer BBQ lunch at the UCO Drop-In-Center
For the past three years, Temple Israel has generously provided a meal on Christmas day at the UCO Drop-In-Center on Christmas Day. Providing a place to eat dinner and share fellowship on this special holiday. It also offers the staff and volunteers of the Drop-In-Center the opportunity to spend the holiday with their families. Temple Israel also included the DIC as one of its agencies to receive help on "Mitzvah Day" a day of giving back and volunteerism. The enthusiasm for the work at the Drop-In-Center inspired many from Temple Israel to sponsor a summer BBQ lunch at the Drop-In-Center.
This Sunday, August 22 the congregants of Temple Israel in Long Beach will be creating the menuand preparing the meal at the Drop-In-Center. Volunteers will spend the day helping with themany activities like the 16 station computer lab, dispensing donated clothing and being a part of the community center atmosphere.