Introduce students to the breadth of causes that exist and can be supported through JChoice Have students identify how causes aim to address a particular issue or concern Allow students to articulate the issues that concern them

Explain the concept of 501(c)(3) non-profits in an age appropriate manner

This lesson focuses on eight levels of tzedakah (charity) that were identified by a great Jewish thinker known as Rabbi Moses Maimonides. Students will investigate various ways to give charity and gain an appreciation of how people give of their time, talent or treasure.

To demonstrate the connection between an organization’s mission and its work

To create an opportunity for students to reflect on their tzedakah priorities.