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ALIVE! AND THE HIGH HOLIDAYS - Support Operation Isaiah

AAC supports ALIVE! at the High Holidays through Operation Isaiah, the Conservative Movement's Kol Nidre food drive and the congregation's biggest annual food collection.
Community members attending High Holiday services on Zoom may donate directly to ALIVE! by printing out this form and mailing them a check. Using this form ensures that ALIVE! knows your contribution is in support of Operation Isaiah.
Community members attending services in person are asked to bring nonperishable foods (preferably in new, reusable bags) to the synagogue on Kol Nidre. Extra reusable bags are also welcome. Foods should be chosen from the list below.
Community members who want to do more can show up at the synagogue on Sunday morning, October 16, start at 9:30, to help our teens sort and pack the food. To volunteer, please contact Joan Hartman Moore.
Fruits and Vegetables:
   - Canned fruits and vegetables (fruits preferably in natural juices, not high-sugar syrups)
   - Canned tomatoes (whole, diced, sauce, paste)
   - Pasta sauce (NOT in glass jars)
   - Applesauce
   - Fruit cups
   - Jellies and jams
   - Canned or dried beans and peas
   - Dried lentils
   - Canned meat and fish: beef stew, beef ravioli, chili (beef and vegetarian), chicken, tuna, salmon, etc.
   - Peanut butter
Grains and such:
   - Rice: white or brown
   - Couscous, quinoa
   - Oats, instant oatmeal
   - Cereal (please, no "sugar bombs")
   - Pasta: spaghetti, macaroni, shapes, etc.
   - Macaroni & cheese
   - Granola bars
   - Corn meal, masa harina
   - Pancake Mix (complete, just add water)
   - Crackers (whole wheat or multi-grain)
   - Pancake syrup
   - Spices (especially Latin American and Middle Eastern)
   - Cooking oil (vegetable, canola, olive)
NO bulk portions, NO expired foods, NO glass containers. Please limit contributions to the items listed above.
Thank you for your support!
For any questions or to volunteer with food sorting and packing, please email Joan.
Sun, October 2 2022 7 Tishrei 5783