Serving Hudson County’s Progressive Jewish Community for Over 150 Years

Get yummy fresh CHALLAH!

A Triple Mitzvah!

Make your Shabbat more meaningful!

Enjoy Yummy Challah!

Provides Temple Beth-El with Challahs for Shabbat & Tot Shabbat

$150 for sixteen (16) Challahs during the year

Please place your orders by August 31.


Challah pickup days/times at the Temple only:

  • Thursdays – 4pm to 5:45pm
  • Fridays – at Shabbat Services
  • Sundays – at Religious School

The sixteen (16) Challah delivery & pickup periods are:

  • 09/07-09/10     Sunday: Parent Coffee & Schmooze
  • 09/21-09/24     Sunday: Parent Sukkah Building (save it for your Break-Fast)
  • 09/28-10/01     First Friday: Family Potluck – Dinner in the Sukkah
  • 10/12-10/15     Sunday: Parent Project Day
  • 11/02-11/05     First Friday: Grades 5 & 6
  • 11/16-11/19     Parent Project Day
  • 11/30-12/03     First Friday: All Grades & Jr. Choir; Sunday: Hanukkah Together
  • 12/14-12/17     Parent Project Day
  • 01/18-01/21     Sunday: Parent Project Day
  • 02/01-02/04     First Friday: All Grades & Sunday: Parent Project Day
  • 02/22-02/25     Sunday: B’nai Mitzvah Meeting
  • 02/29-03/03     First Friday: Grade 7
  • 03/14-03/17     Sunday: Parent Project – Purim Together
  • 04/04-04/07     First Friday: Grades 3 & 4
  • 05/02-05/05     First Friday: Grades K-1-2
  • 05/18-05/21     Sunday: Lag B’omer / Last Day of School Picnic

Loaves of Challah not picked up will be donated for Temple use.

NOTE:  We need at least 10 subscribers to permit the delivery of the challahs from Butterflake Bakery in Teaneck.  Please be one of those families.

Please place your orders by August 31. 

How to order:

  • Go to
  • Check the box for Event Ticket/Fundraising Initiative
  • From the drop-down menu elect “Challah Subscription” and the total quantity you are buying.
  • Pay online or send a check payable to Temple Beth-El to 2419 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305. Please write Challah Subscription in the memo.

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