Special Mitzvot

Mitzvah Months takes place throughout the months of November and December. There are a variety of opportunities to participate through donations and hands-on activities that take place at Beth Or and in the community. Mitzvah month culminates with an annual day of giving on December 25, Mitzvas Day! Contact Susy Krimker or Margie Chachkin for additional information.

Download 2018 Mitzvah Months Brochure


Jewish Disability Awareness & Inclusion Month (JDAIM) is celebrated in February. During this month we highlight all of the ways Beth Or provides a welcoming and inclusive environment for all every day of the year. Contact Amy Abrams with any questions.


Jacob’s Ladder program is led by Rabbi Marx for our B’nai Mitzvah students. Participants meet together with Rabbi to determine a variety of charities to support with a portion of their b’nai mitzvah money allocated for tzedakah. Contact Rabbi Marx for additional information.