URGENT HELP NEEDED FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CLIENT
Please assist us in supporting a woman who is a victim of domestic violence. New items are needed for her and her household include: Size 6 ½ women’s shoes, Size medium (8-10) women’s clothing, Adult medium non pull up diapers, Gift cards to supermarket, Deodorant, baby oil and moisturizing lotion. Drop of items at Temple labeled for Anshe Emeth...
Mitzvah-Matching for Durable Medical Equipment
The AECDC receives frequent requests for hospital beds, but doesn't have the storage space to keep them. However, we try to match donors and recipients whenever possible. Andrea Wendler, who has been on our staff for more than five years, is in charge of this. Recently she had a rewarding experience: a 52 year old in North Brunswick with a...
Hundreds of Hats Help Babies Stay Warm
In Spring, 2005, the AECDC's then-president, Deborah Cherniss, began “Knitting for Newborns” to add warmth and color to the AECDC's new baby-related programs for low-income families. Since then, hundreds of hats (and blankets) have come from individuals and groups such as Brandeis Women, Hadassah, and shops like Pins and Needles in Princeton, NJ....