The Jewish community needs your help on Super Sunday


The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island is seeking volunteers to help with its annual Super Sunday fundraiser, which will be held Sunday, Dec. 5, 9 a.m.-noon.

This year, the Alliance is planning a hybrid event, so you can participate from the comfort of your couch or at the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish Community Center, 401 Elmgrove Ave., Providence.

The Alliance has set a goal of reaching 360 donors and raising $30,000. Here is how you can help:

Volunteer to make calls:

The Alliance will provide you with all the materials you need for a successful fundraising experience.

Thank people:

Writing thank-you notes is an easy and fun way to involve the whole family.

Give a meaningful gift:

 This year, there are multiple ways to give a gift that will benefit Jews locally, in Israel and around the world. 

You can also make a donation prior to Super Sunday,  at, or by texting @JAGRI #AllianceGives to 52014.

Volunteer registration will be opening soon.  For more information, go to

Hineni, which literally translates to “here I am!” has come to mean standing with others so that no one stands alone. Every day, the Jewish Alliance stands with the most vulnerable members of our community. By giving on Super Sunday, you are standing with us, and together we can say hineni!

ABI WEINER ( is the development officer for the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island.