5316 New Utrecht Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Description of Organization:
American Friends of Meir Panim’s mission is to alleviate and diminish the harmful effects of poverty on thousands of families across Israel by supporting a range of food and social service programs aimed at helping the needy with dignity and respect, including Restaurant-Style Soup Kitchens, meals-on-wheels, school lunch programs, prepaid food card distribution, vocational training and after-school clubs for at-risk youth.
Bnai Mitzvah Projects or Volunteer Opportunities offered by the organization for children ages 11 - 13:
There are opportunities to volunteer at the Restaurant-Style Soup Kitchens, preparing food and/or serving lunch to the restaurants patrons. Many groups come to volunteer in honor of a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, for example.
Minimum Age to Volunteer:
pre-teens and older
Offer family volunteer opportunities?