Teens, Let’s Do


“If I am not for myself, who is for me; and if I am (only) for myself, what am I. And if not now, when?”

– Hillel, Ethics of the Fathers, 1:14


PAS Food Pantry

Food Pantry Packing
Wednesdays | Jan 9–Jun 12 | 4:00–5:00 pm | Food packing | Church of the Heavenly Rest, Grey Room

Food Pantry Distribution
Fridays | Jan 11–June 14 | 3:45 pm–beginning of Shabbat | Church of the Heavenly Rest

The Food Pantry is a 32-year-old program at PAS. Our food pantry is coordinated and run entirely by teens. Volunteers meet year-round every Wednesday to prepare food packages, and on Friday afternoons, to distribute packages to hundreds of local families in need. Mazel Tov to our new food pantry Chairs Dylan Kassin, Isabelle Schnipper and Lucy Kronenberg.


Wed | Weekly | Please see the dates above

The Food Pantry emphases the importance of allowing all teens to participate in the work of the Food Pantry. If you are or if you have a child who has special needs, or if you are or know a teen who would like to become a PAS PAL, please contact Niki Fleishman at youth@pasyn.org.

Tu BiShvat Gift Bag Making for the Elderly

Wed | Jan 9 | 7:15–8:15 pm | Eli M. Black Lifelong Learning Center

Join PAS teens as we prepare winter Tu Bishvat packages for elderly living in Met Council of New York’s Senior Living Residences. RSVP to nfleischman@pasyn.org.