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Packing Shmurah Matzah

Team up with your local Chabad house or Jewish Community Center and order shmurah matzah and boxes to pack and distribute.

Do it yourself

  • Number of Hours: 3
  • Location:
    Do it Yourself Project
  • Cause:
    Community, Needy, Jewish Tradition
  • Activities:
    Organization

What To Do:

  1. Estimate how many matzahs you want to distribute to Jews in the community. Place an order with a local shmurah matzah bakery and find out when they will be delivered.
  2. Order boxes in which to put the matzahs. Some bakeries will have boxes available. If not, order 14 by 14” boxes in bulk from www.uline.com.
  3. Set a day and time to pack the matzah boxes.
  4. Either buy labels and print the host organization’s name on them or write up a letter wishing the recipient a happy Pesach and print out copies.
  5. Bring an iPod or CD player to the event.
  6. Set up the event 15 minutes beforehand with music. Organize the matzah, boxes, and labels/letters so that the group can pack them efficiently.
  7. Arrange transportation to distribute all of the matzah boxes.

What You Need:

  • Matzah
  • Boxes
  • Labels/Letters
  • iPod/CD Player

Who Is On Board

Leaders:

Volunteers:

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