The 40 Year Old Bat Mitzvah

Madrecita

Posted in Uncategorized by Juliet on October 20, 2010

It’s back! Fundraising is in full swing not only at regular school, but at Hebrew school, sports, Girl Scouts, and other activities.

Longtime readers may remember my frustration with “Makes a Great Gift!” fundraising catalogues stuffed with cookie dough and costume jewelry.

This year, Eva’s elementary school switched to a different catalogue. They also added something new, which I love: cash donations count as one item per $10 given. I’d rather write a check, get an income tax deduction, and know that the school gets 100% of the donation.

This new catalogue doesn’t have “the black page” but they do have “the latino page”:

The “Jewish page” is actually a half-page and is adjacent to the madrecita zone.

The choices are either Chanukkah wrapping paper or a decorative tin (dreidels) with sugar cookie mix. I decided to play ball this year and ordered the tin.

How are the cookies? I’ll let you know in 6-8 weeks.

Advertisements

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Late Fall | (it's what makes me me) said, on December 8, 2010 at 5:45 PM

    […] Posted on December 8, 2010 by Juliet| Leave a comment We used my school fundraiser cookie cutters to make Chanukah cookies this […]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: