Shabak AZA Donates to Make-A-Wish
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Northbrook, IL, July 26, 2013: Shabak AZA of BBYO’s Great Midwest Region in Northbrook, recently completed a Lox Box Fundraiser in which local teen members sold boxes of Orange Juice, Bagels and Cream Cheese, Cookies and other items bought from local businesses, to which all of the proceeds were donated to Make-A-Wish® Illinois. The Chapter donated $676 as part of BBYO’s service, advocacy, and philanthropy campaign.
Shabak AZA covers the suburbs of Northbrook, Deerfield, Highland Park, Glenview, Arlington Heights and Lake Forest. For information on joining Shabak AZA, please email Kevin Friduss at KevinFriduss@gmail.com.
About BBYO BBYO is the leading pluralistic Jewish teen movement aspiring to involve more Jewish teens in more meaningful Jewish experiences. For almost 90 years, BBYO‘s leadership programs the Aleph Zadik Aleph (AZA, high school fraternity) and the B’nai B’rith Girls (BBG, high school sorority) have been providing exceptional leadership programs and identity enrichment experiences, shaping the confidence and character of more than 400,000 alumni who are among the most prominent figures in business, politics, academia, the arts and Jewish communal life. Now, BBYO’s network of Jewish teens, alumni, parents, volunteers and philanthropists serves as the Jewish community’s most valuable platform for delivering to the post Bar/Bat Mitzvah audience fun, meaningful and affordable experiences. With year-round activities in hundreds of local communities and inspiring worldwide travel experiences, BBYO’s broad program menu enables teens to explore areas of leadership, service, civic engagement, Israel education and Jewish values.