Social Action Committee Mission Statement 

Tzedek, tzedek tirdof  צדק צדק תרדוף is a command, ‘Justice, justice, you will pursue.’ The mission of The Jewish Center’s Social Action Committee is to provide specific and substantive ways to fulfill justice and do the work of tikkun olam. Committee members bring their passion, knowledge, and engagement with the community-at-large to The Jewish Center, leading food and blood drives, workshops to examine racism, a thriving garden, and more. If you are interested in joining us, please email Jenny and Dana at

The Committee is currently comprised of a number of eager volunteers, including representatives from Homefront, Housing Initiatives of Princeton, Jewish Family and Children’s Services, Interfaith Refugee Resettlement Committee, Not-In-Our-Town Princeton, NJ Jewish News, Princeton Community Housing, Princeton Human Services Commission, Princeton Environmental Commission, Send Hunger Packing – Princeton, Send Hunger Packing – West Windsor/Plainsboro, and Sustainable Princeton.

Over the past year, the committee’s efforts have included:

Please join us and help us expand our efforts!