Today is October 26, 2016 -

30 Hillspoint Road, Westport, CT 06880
Phone: (203) 454-4673

Tikkun Olam

One of the key components to Jewish living is fixing, repairing and improving our communities and the world. Each Kehillah grade is given a specific Tzedakah concept and organization which they study and partner with to repair our world.

B2C_logo%203%20bigger%20website_resize508__1_1Kindergarten: The power of books and literacy in our community

  • Organization(s): Books2Connect




1st Grade: Kids helping kids

  • Organization(s): Emunah Sarah Herzog Children’s Centre, Afula Israel; Stuffed with Love




2nd Grade: People and animals living side by side

  • Organization(s): Westport Humane Society





3rd GradePikuach Nefesh (saving a life)

  • Organization(s): AFMDA; Magen David Adom; Westport EMS



hwh_logo_med4th Grade: Feeding the hungry

  • Organization(s): Homes with Hope/Gillespie Center; Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger




5th GradeHiddur Pnei Zakken (respecting the elderly)

  • Organization(s): The Jewish Home of Fairfield; Yad LaKashish, Jerusalem



6th Grade
Bal Taschit (our responsibility to the environment)

  • Organization(s): Jewish National Fund (Tree and Water Project)