Help neighbors in need celebrate Thanksgiving. Create a package with your family and personally deliver it by contactless drop-off to one of our nonprofit partners in Cedarhurst, Commack, East Hills, Little Neck, Oceanside, or Plainview. You'll bring joy and a real Thanksgiving dinner to Long Islanders receiving services from UJA's network of nonprofits.
Here’s how you can make a difference:
Create a Thanksgiving package.
Shop from the list below of kosher, nonperishable items and drop them off at one of six partner agencies.
Canned Cranberry Sauce, Canned Candied Yams, Canned Vegetables, Stuffing Mixes, Juices, Coffees, Dessert, Dishwashing Soap, Cleaning Supplies, Sponges, Paper Towels, Napkins, Disposable Aluminum Roasting Pans.
Deliver your package
After assembling your package at home, personally deliver it by contactless drop-off to Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC, Commonpoint Queens/Sam Field Y, Mid-Island Y JCC, The SHOP at the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC, Sid Jacobson JCC, or Suffolk Y JCC.
R.S.V.P. by Thursday, November 4, 2021.
If you are interested in volunteering to make a delivery to a family in need, please contact Shari Abel-Saunders at 516.320.4340 or , Audrey Margulies at 516.762.5821 or , or Bari A. Ziegel at 516.816.1082 or for more information.
Donate a Gift Card
Whether or not you can attend, please donate on our registration page (in increments of $25), and we’ll put a $25 gift card in each bag so people in need can complete their Thanksgiving meal.
Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC
15 Neil Court
Oceanside, NY 11572
Commonpoint Queens/Samuel Field Y Center
58-20 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362
45 Manetto Hill Road
Plainview, NY 11803
The SHOP at the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC
591 Malvern Mall
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Sid Jacobson JCC
300 Forest Drive
East Hills, NY 11548
Suffolk Y JCC
74 Hauppauge Road
Commack, NY 11725
Brittany Ben-Josef, Paige Djemal, Lauren Furstenberg, Michele Gabel, Jessica Grossman, Dalia Hagooli, Orly Maslavi, Jaime Meyer, Allison Muller, Jodi Rosen, Keren Shemel, Lauren Singer, Samantha Talasazan