USY’s 613 Mitzvah Corps
What is 613 Mitzvah Corps?
613 Mitzvah Corps (commonly referred to as 613) is USY’s Social Action/Tikun Olam (Repairing the World) or SA/TO club.
The club was designed for USYers who wish to be more involved in social action and learn more about social activism within the context of Judaism. You don’t have to be a SA/TO Vice President to join – membership is open to any USYer!
How do I join?
- There is an annual fee of $6.13 to be a member of 613 Mitzvah Corps. You can also donate a generous $61.30 to become a lifetime member
- Contact your Regional Teen Engagement Director to apply
Why should I join 613 Mitzvah Corps?
By joining, you’ll gain access to:
- 613 late-night programming at regional events
- An international SA/TO newsletter
Where does the $6.13 go?
- Your membership fee goes to support USY’s Tikun Olam Fund, which supports people all over the world
Can $6.13 actually help someone in need?
- $6.13 can provide a lot for others in need! Below you’ll find a list of items that $6.13 can buy
- 6 Boxes of Pasta
- 4 Loaves of Bread
- 4 Cartons of Milk
- 2 Challot
- 6 Cans of Tuna Fish
- 12 Apples
- 2 Bottles of Shampoo
- 5 Bars of Soap
- 6 Toothbrushes
- 3 Tubes of Toothpaste
- 24 rolls of toilet paper
- 3 boxes of Band-Aids
- 20 Diapers
- 5 Jars of Baby Food
- 2 Baby Bottles
- 4 Notebooks for school
- 4 Coloring books