Social Action Commitee

For anyone interested in participating with our Social Action Committee, the following volunteer billets are being sought this month. Contact Penny Tennenhouse at
Friday, Dec. 12: Our Place Christmas Party, at First Met United Church, Balmoral and Quadra
Volunteers needed for:  
 – setup/serving:  11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 – serving/clean-up 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 18:  Avodah needs volunteers for our ongoing monthly Ice cream and cake at Our Place, at 12:45 p.m. 
Friday, Dec. 19:  Avodah will prepare and serve our second Chanukah Big Latke Lunch at Our Place, 919 Pandora.  Lunch will be served at noon to 1 p.m. We need:
–  9:30 a.m.: 4 fryers
– 10:00 a.m.: 2 stackers
– 11:30 a.m.: 5 servers
 Please indicate which shift you would prefer. First come, first serve!
Dec. 25Dec. 26Jan 1Our Place needs volunteers  to provide programming from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the people coming to Our Place and to relieve staff taking time off during this holiday time. Our Place is looking for volunteers who would like to engage for an hour or two hours with people in playing board games, card games on these days.  (There will be a knitting club from 1 -3 p.m.) Volunteers especially needed in the afternoons.
Thursday Bingo Nights, beginning Dec. 4:  This is a new program at Our Place that they’re starting up on from 6  p.m. to 8 p.m.