December 2022 Important Announcements

GENERAL NEWS & IMPORTANT UPCOMING INFORMATION

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  • HELP "EMBRACE-A-FAMILY"! TBT is once again partnering with Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley to fulfill the Chanukah and holiday wishes of families and older adults who would otherwise go without gifts. This year's program starts on Monday, 11/14 and runs through Tuesday, 12/20. Your partnership last year brought joy and cheer to so many grateful JFS SV clients. Let's make this holiday season bright with your generous support. Check our Social Action page for ALL the details. Beginning 11/14, you can click this flyer for a QR code to shop OR stop by TBT in person to scan the QR code on the Dreidel board.

  • DONATE SWEATSHIRTS AND SWEATPANTS! We are accepting donations of new (tags on) ADULT-SIZE sweatshirt, pair of sweatpants, or a set of sweats for the unhoused. You can bring them with you to donate at Hanukkapalooza, or donate cash online any time via our Social Action page. All donations will benefit Fremont's new Clean Start program!  

  • VIOLINS OF HOPE: STRINGS OF THE HOLOCAUSTViolins of Hope is a collection of restored violins that were played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust. These instruments have survived concentration camps, ghettos, pogroms, and many long journeys to tell remarkable stories of injustice, suffering, resilience and survival. The Livermore-Amador Symphony orchestra will perform three concerts using the Violins of Hope at the Bankhead Theatre in Livermore on February 5, 6, and 7, 2023. Tickets are already on sale - don't wait too long to buyViolins of Hope East Bay will be exhibited at the Livermore Valley’s Performing Arts Center’s Bankhead Theatre in Livermore from January 30 through February 12, 2023. This educational and historical exhibition will lead visitors through the horrors of the Holocaust as well as the hope of the violins with a message of tolerance and resilience.

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