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Mazel Tov, Jacob!

November 6, 2019

Jacob is a 7th grader at AIM Academy and a long-time camper at Ramah Day Camp. Jacob has been part of the BZBI community since he was 2 years old when he attended BZBI’s playschool and then preschool. Jacob continued his Jewish education as a student in the Neziner Hebrew School.

Jacob’s hobbies include reading, creating elaborate stories, playing video games, and hanging out with his friends. Jacob is inherently inquisitive and curious about the world. He is a kind and caring person who cares deeply about social justice and equality and who always looks out for his friends.

For the past two years, and as part of his Bar Mitzvah service project, Jacob volunteered with the Jewish Relief Agency (JRA), packing and delivering boxes of food to low-income individuals across Philadelphia. More information about Jewish Relief Agency can be found at the JRA website.