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Community Board
Public interest announcements, general notices, lost & found, services offered/sought, information/advice sought, person/people/groups sought, etc.
Seeking anyone who's making a lift/shipping a container to Israel within a year. Willing to financially compensate accordingly. Phaiga Miriam Gentilcore - 440-278-0329, faiglsbaigls@gmail.com (Jun 21)

Pro Bono Mentoring for Entrepreneurs! The Jewish Entrepreneur offers free mentoring to entrepreneurs. We have helped over 500 businesses and have over 120 mentors. If you would like to be a mentee go to tjenetwork.com and fill out the mente e form. If you are interested in becoming a mentor contact robert@thejewishentrepreneur.net. Jewel Safren - 9734648556, jewel.safren1@verizon.net (Jun 21)

Looking for a ride for one to Brooklyn or Far Rockaway/Queens anytime from Saturday night till and including Monday morning. Rachel - 2017833414, jrfleisher@gmail.com (Jun 19)

All Elizabeth High/Edison High Class of 1978- 40th Reunion on Friday, Nov 23, 2018 Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel please contact me if you are a classmate or know the whereabouts of any. Address or email would be great. Phyllis - 908 419 5547, preich07@aol.com (Jun 14)

Found a box nine west with a woman's shoe 7 1/2 size at Elizabeth One Stop Kosher. Pinchas Kasirer - 9083540448, elizabeth1stopkosher@gmail.com (Jun 12)

Does anyone know of a good audiologist? Please let me know if you can suggest someone, preferably someone affiliated with an ENT physician. Donna - donnaolshansky@gmail.com (Jun 11)

I am available during the summer to tutor Judaic subjects, reading Hebrew, etc. Flexible hours at my home or yours. Sara wilansky - 908-247-2407, mommywilly@gmail.com (Jun 6)

Elizabeth Kloz Klozet Summer Sale .Lined Pencil and A Line Skirts Only 18.00. Great for camp Cotton Stretchy Skirts 4 for 60.00. Cotton Or Modal shells 5 For 50.00. We have Tznius Swimming Tops and Skirts On Sale.We also have some kids skirts Only 8.00 No need to schlep anywhere else.If you need anything Special Just Call Me. Sarah Mintz - 917-913-2129, sarahmintz@gmail.com. Sarah Mintz - 917-913-2129, sarahmintz@gmail.com (Jun 6)

Elizabeth and Hillside Communities, I am starting a financial planning business, I will be providing free consultations to discuss current financial positions or risk, and then create custom tapered plans to successfully meet your financial goals, while minimizing your families potential risk. Meetings are legally confidential and low pressure, my current goal is to educate the Jewish community to the best of my ability. Please feel free to reach out to me at any time, Best. Yitzchak Shavrick. Yitzchak - 8457933675, yshavric@mail.yu.edu (Jun 6)

Please join the JEC as we celebrate the conclusion of another wonderful year of education with an exclusive performance by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. General admission tickets are free for our students, parents, grandparents and faculty. Sponsorships are also greatly appreciated. RSVP to jecls.org. Rachie Niren - 908-355-4850 x6212, rniren@thejec.org (Jun 5)

Pro Bono Mentoring for Entrepreneurs ! The Jewish Entrepreneur provides mentors to entrepreneurs at no cost. We have helped over 500 businesses and have over 100 mentors To become a mentee go to tjenetwork.com and fill out the mentee form. If interested in becoming a mentor email robert@thejewishentrepreneur.org. Jewel Safren - 973 464 8556, jewel.safren1@verizon.net (Jun 5)

Do you know of someone who needs a car to be driven one way to Chicago? Please call me! Ellie - 847-308-1424, fearbuster.ellie@gmail.com (Jun 5)

Seeking carpool to Woodbridge NJ (on route 1, next to the mall). I just started an internship there. I am willing to chip in for gas! Please message if you know of any rides:). Shimon Niren - 9082091187, shimonasher18@gmail.com (May 31)

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Exchange/For Sale
New or used goods for sale or trade, selling/seeking an automobile, sellling/renting/seeking a house or apartment, household merchandise, etc.
Cherry wood large breakfront for sale Excellent condition. $300 or BO. Pictures on request. Sally Flamholz - 9083998460, sflamholz@hotmail.com (Jun 21)

House for sale: Newly renovated two-family home, just two blocks from JEC. Details and photos available here: www.zillow.com/homes/541-magie-elizabeth-nj_rb/. Dava Singh - 646-549-9646, magie.elmora@gmail.com (Jun 20)

Looking to purchase gently used good to excellent condition girl's teen bike. Durability to withstand school week traveling. Text or what's app preferred (via Elizabeth Comm or Hillside chats) Also helpful, please is info on local garage/estate sales. Thank you. Basya - 973.866.9335, bmhyams@gmail.com (Jun 17)

Giving away 2 twin bed frames, new, in formica. In addition, a single bed frame in formica, almost new. Otherwise, will take out on Wed. June 13 night for Thursday pickup. Boris (Dov) Kogan - 9085072009, booooo.kogan@gmail.com (Jun 11)

Looking to rent a house 3bd starting august for one yr lease. Elizabeth, Hillside and/or Springfield. Thank you! Gila Frenkel - 9175964990, gfrenkel8@gmail.com (Jun 10)

A new pro-form endurance 929E eliptical exercise machine is for sale for $300. Available till the end of June. Will help take it out of the apartment. Call 646-3265488. Tali - 6463265488, tali26elbaz@hotmail.com (Jun 4)

Chest freezer for sale! Idylis 7.1-cu ft Chest Freezer (White) Asking $140 OBO Call or text please Need it sold asap as I have no more room for it. Located in Hillside, NJ. Shloime - 347-419-4997, shloimeascher@gmail.com (May 31)

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Help wanted, seeking employment
Looking for a production manager at a Manufacturing plant in Hillside NJ. Need to be available sunday- thursday and Motze shabbos. Great chance for the right individual. Job requires experience running a manufacturing facility with commercial equipment. The job also requires some physical labor. manhattan bake shop - 7184751919, hr@manhattanbakeshop.com (Jun 21)

Busy HVAC Company seeking office admin - job is located in Union NJ - please email your resume to raymondkay@gmail.com. Raymond K - 2129833330, raymondkay@gmail.com (Jun 19)

Looking for summer employees up near the sleep away camps in Lake Como PA. Housing and food and accommodations included. Partial summer also available. Seth rudin - 2013906110, sethfr624@gmail.com (Jun 18)

Accounts Receivable Manager - a growing firm in N. NJ needs a A/R Manager to manage a small team plus manage the complete transaction cycle. Join a growing firm with a great work environment. Send resumes to email. Sara Davis - 8453621616, sdavis@ymsassociates.com (Jun 18)

Shipping Manager - Excellent Pay & Benefits, located in Newark, NJ. To inquire or send resume, please email. Abby Barnes - 8453621616, abarnes@ymsassociates.com (Jun 17)

ISO aftercare nanny with car to pickup two kids at camp and bring home to care for a couple hours, Monday through Thursday, great pay, Essex county. Ryen - 610-761-5896, rye2120@aol.com (Jun 8)

Handyman -Mr Dependable no job too small. Specialize in electrical work license #3969, painting, carpentry work and other phases of repair installations new and old. Please call Charlie 9732589258. MR Dependable charlie - 9732589258, ctennen2@yahoocom (Jun 6)

Neighbors helping Neighbors is a free job seekers networking group that meets every Wednesday night at the Cranford Public Library from 7-8:30pm. Please contact me for more information. Rachel - 2017833414, jrfleisher@gmail.com (Jun 6)

I will be attending Kean University's graduate school this summer. I am taking summer classes at night and am looking for a part time job during the day. Any type of work will do! Thanks! Kaila Blumenthal - 2153789888, kailablumenthal@gmail.com (Jun 5)

Looking for a small box truck driver to deliver bread in the evening. Great position for the right individual. Bakery located in Hillside NJ. Email resume with professional references. manhattan Bake shop - 7184751919, hr@manhattanbakeshop.com (Jun 5)

Customer service/data entry position available in Carteret, just off exit 12. Full time, available immediately. Please email resume to shoshana@tedsupply.com. shoshana Schvarcz - 7322001555, shoshana@tedsupply.com (Jun 4)

Mashgiach F/T Nights needed for a food manufacturer in Avenel, NJ (20 minutes from Elizabeth and near Linden). Hours are 11 PM -6:30 AM Sunday through Thursday. Must get OU approval before starting. Available immediately. Please email r.weitz@classic-cooking.com for OU application or any questions. RONALD A WEITZ - 9732800864, rweitz145@gmail.com (Jun 1)

Volleyball coach for championship-level team at Bruriah. Enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and/or experienced coaches encouraged to apply. susan rifkin - 9082806289, srifkin@bruriah.org (May 31)

Evening & Sunday receptionist for the Y (Green Lane in Union). Must be friendly, patient, and computer literate. Light clerical. 5-9:30 M-TH, and 8-5 on Sundays. Begin immediately, permanent. Email: Scohen@uniony.org or call 908-289-8112. Jani Jonas - 9082898112, camplady30@aol.com (May 30)

Teachers wanted for next year at Bruriah. High School: American History, Global History, Math, Spanish, Computers. Middle School: Limudei Kodesh. Previous relevant classroom teaching experience is required. Please email Bruriah@thejec.org. Bruriah Office - 9083554850, bruriah@thejec.org (May 30)

Office in Linden NJ looking for full time ecommerce manager. Load products, run deals, manage inventory, grow all online selling channels including Amazon, eBay, Walmart and more! Small starting salary but big commissions and huge chance to grow. Please send resume with references. MICHAEL Weiss - 9084456100, mw@caytradinginc.com (May 30)

Looking to do office work at home. Thank you. Hope Dickter - 908-289-4460, chanichef@aol.com (May 30)

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Community Resources
Goods and services available from community members, local organizations, and select local merchants. Please let us know if you find any information here that is incorrect or out of date.
  • Baby Gmach A great help if you need baby stuff for long or short terms. Items include car seats, strollers, crib, exersaucer, bouncy seat, etc. Donations of all kinds of equipment welcome! Please call Charla or Steve to arrange for drop-offs and pick-ups: 908-994-1163, schnipper@yahoo.com
  • Bentscher Gmach - A donation to Kulanu Yachad will get you all of the bentschers that you need for your simcha or any occasion. Email mricklis@gmail.com to arrange pick-ups and returns.
  • Kulanu Yachad Local tzedaka organization accepts your donations and helps local families and individuals in need. Contact Dasi Goldsmith 558-1920 or Debbie Oratz 527-1468.
  • Medical Equipment Gemach Contact Moshe Pasternak at 917-733-0098.
  • Mincha Times Spreadsheet of Mincha times in Union County area
  • The Simchas Zelig Hotline Offering answers to questions in all Torah Subjects, help reviewing for exams in Jewish studies, free mentorships and much more. 1) Call 206-376-8873, 2) Leave your question on the voicemail along with a callback number and the best time to reach you, 3) Our trained staff tries to respond to everyone within 24 hours.
  • Tiferes Lea - Silk Floral Centerpieces for your simcha or event (named after our mother, a"h). For photos of some sample arrangements (we custom-make them according to your preference), please visit https://app.box.com/v/tiferesleaflowergemach (Colors available: light green, light blue, dark blue, cranberry, white, pink, yellow, lavender, dark purple, black). Requested donation of any amount to Rivkah Laufer Bikur Cholim (named after our grandmother, a"h). Dasi Goldsmith - dasigoldsmith2@gmail.com
Accounting Services
  • Accounting software and billing services. 20 yrs exp. Specializing in customizing Quickbooks for construction, realty and attorney offices. Full consulting, Web site, networking avail. Steve or Karen 908-624-1222, steven.buch@gmail.com
Aliya Guidance
  • If you or someone you know are thinking about making Aliyah, contact Olim Advisors. We will personally hold your hand step by step before your Aliyah and after arriving in Israel. We will help solve problems and save you time and money. We can go with you to the bank, schools, and different government offices. We will advocate for you, translate and call on your behalf. Olim Advisors is here to guide you. Contact us now for a consultation. Lara Itzhaki - 201-503-4705, litzhaki@olimadvisors.com (added Dec 2017)
  • Biofeedback and neurofeedback to address hypertension, chronic pain, diabetes, and ADHD, right here in Elizabeth! Reasonable rates, convenience and effective outcomes. Ellie Wolf, MS, BCB, Fellow BCIA - 847-308-1424, fearbuster.ellie@gmail.com
Bris Outfit Gemach
  • I have a collection of magnificent knit Italian bris outfits with matching delicate blankets and pillows, clean and ready for use. Contact me to borrow a set for your simcha. Rivki Kumer - 347-898-4000, rivkikumer@gmail.com
Building Contractors
  • A-Z contracting: Contact us for bathrooms renovations, kitchens, attics, basements, plumbing, electric, trim work, painting, tiling and hardwood flooring installations. Affordable pricing all work is insured. Yossi 646-369-4994, yzablocki@yahoo.com
  • Call Swissa Construction for home remodeling, plumbing, painting, electric work, roofing, siding, floors, tile and marble, bathrooms, metal railings, outside stairs, etc. Excellent prices, free estimates. Free emergency heating services to senior citizens. Local, Shomer Shabbat, available 24/6. Tzion Swissa 908-966-1044.
Chores & Errands
  • We help make people's lives easier. Do you need help with tasks, daily chores, typing, or local drop off/pick up? Recovering from surgery/illness and need an extra hand? Overnight services are also provided. Elizabeth Marasco 908-906-0604, liz@errandsnchores.net, www.errandsnchores.net
  • The Kloz Klozet carries name brand women's, teens and children's fashionable clothing for the frum community. Sarah Mintz - sarahmintz@gmail.com, 917-913-2129
College applications
  • Need help with college applications? I am an independent educational consultant, and I assist high school students and their parents with the college application process. Call David Twersky (908-591-1197) for a FREE one hour consultation. David Twersky - 908-591-1197, dztwersky@gmail.com
Computer Assistance Doula Services
  • Mother-to-Mother for expectant mothers. Private physical, emotional and informational support for entire labor and delivery period. Sensitivity to Halacha. Sliding fee scale available. Malka Korbman RN, BSN, Certified Birth Doula, LMSW 908-295-4487 (cell), malkakorbman@gmail.com
  • I am a DONA-certified Labor Coach and I would love to help you through your pregnancy, labor, and birth! Having a Doula reduces the chance of interventions by as much as 28%! Call for a free initial meeting. Bracha Hoffer - 718-360-6273, brachadoula@gmail.com
  • I am a doula currently certifying with Birth Arts International, booking clients at reduced rates while I complete my certification. Contact me so we can discuss how I can support you for your ideal birth! Shana Lowell - 908-943-5687, njbirthdoula@gmail.com
Dyslexia Tutoring
  • Certified Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner available for tutoring. The Wilson Reading System is a highly acclaimed method that has helped many students of all ages with reading disabilities and focuses on decoding, vocabulary and phonemic awareness. The results are improved accuracy and fluency. Yossi Kenigsberg - 908-303-6924, ykberg18@gmail.com
eBay Selling
  • Want to sell an item on eBay but don't know how? I can sell your antiques, electronics, sports memorabilia and more. Azriel Kimmel 973-715-9018, kimkimproducitons@gmail.com
Fitness & Nutrition
  • Personal training, small group training, Yoga, Zumba, Boot Camp classes. Ready to improve your lifestyle and wellness. Neshe Antelis 908-353-4341, nantelis@gmail.com
Gardening Handyman Services
  • Shomer Shabbos Handyman available for all your needs large and small. We will even change your light bulbs. Insurance and Licensed, recommendations from the community are available. David Artman 973 868 0725, dave@handiesthandyman.com
  • Furniture repair, light electric wiring, hanging shelves, repair bike tire flats, light sewing, cooking, machine caning, rushing. Norma Hall 908-241-7709
Health Consultant
  • Do you struggle with lack of sleep, anxiety, depression, feeling stuck or difficulty with weight loss? I can help you transform your life and reclaim your power and health by discovering what it is you truly want. Increase your emunah and bitachon, leading to harmony and hormonal balance. Carolyn Chaya Battino - info@foodlabelmaven.org, 908-344-7979.
Judaica & Personalized Gifts
  • Monograms for all occasions. Bar Mitzvas Weddings Etc... Check it out on facebook @ chanismonograms. Chani Kanelsky 978-533-9593. Chani Kanelsky - 978-533-9593, chanikanelsky@gmail.com
  • Altman Landscape Construction: All phases of design, construction, and renovation. Specializing in swimming pool renovations, patios, walks, steps, tree work, lawn maintenance and drainage solutions. We also do demolition, excavation, and large scale site work.Over 17 yrs experience. Mention ekesher for a 10% discount. David Altman 908-482-6732, altmanfam5@comcast.net
Lawn Mower Repair and Second-Hand Sales
  • I fix lawn mowers and other yard machines. Will pick up and deliver in the Elizabeth/Hillside area. I also sell used lawn mowers. Please text me and I will get back to you! Tzvi Pinsker - 908-358-6680, stevepinsker@gmail.com
Legal Services
  • Law Offices of Benjamin D. Eckman, Esq. Broad range of legal services for the elderly, the disabled and their families. Offices in Union, Wayne and Hackensack. eckman-elderlaw.com, 908-206-1000, beckesquire@aol.com
  • The Law Office of Shlomo Himmel provides quality legal services to individuals, families, and small businesses in New Jersey and New York: lawsuits, estate planning, house buying, small business. Shlomo Himmel - 908-671-1434, shlomo@himmellaw.org, www.HimmelLaw.org
  • Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Kimmel. Full-service personal injury and collection law firm with offices in NY and NJ. 212-684-5454, jk@jklawnynj.com
  • Special prices for Elizabeth customers; 2 locks for $85. Bilingual (English and Hebrew). Sharon - 908-787-4302
Music lessons
  • Guitar Lessons offered by top pro musician, 30 years' experience, lessons at my studio (Hillside-Westminster) or your home. Mo Antelis 908 282 1007, mantelis1@yahoo.com
  • Rikud Orchestra for your simcha. Jewish music, all styles. Weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, concerts. 20 years experience. Based in Hillside. Moshe Antelis 908-282-1007, mantelis1@yahoo.com
  • Get papers notarized for just $3.00 a page. Devra Ketner - 201-563-9837, dev316_2000@yahoo.com
  • Notary Public Service, State of New Jersey. $2.50 per page. Larry Bobrow - 732-742-0010, kalelb@optonline.net
Pet Services
  • J-Walking at-home pet care and dog walking by Avi Steinberg. Reasonable rates. Dedicated to your pets. 908-355-0587, avisteinberg21@gmail.com
  • Mendys Photography offers professional and creative photography for events and family portraits. Competitive prices, excellent service. Mendy Moscowitz - 773-715-5215, mendymoscow@gmail.com
Proofreading Services
  • Freelance proofreader with extensive experience. Providing businesses and individuals reliable, efficient, and detail-oriented service. Dasi Goldsmith 908-558-1920, hhgoldsmith@aol.com
Realtors Real Estate Appraisals
  • Real estate appraisals for all types of properties, we can help lower property taxes and we help agents and brokers determine an appropriate listing price for a particular property. B&M Appraisers. Mendel Hoffer - 908-884-1976, bandmappraisers@gmail.com
Resume Services
  • Complete Professional Resume Services, no templates, one on one communication with your personally assigned writer. All areas of expertise. Professional, IT, Student, Federal and more. Larry Bobrow - 800-808-6937, lbobrow@resumetower.com
Sewer & Drain Cleaning/Clearing
  • Sabra Drain and Sewer, a family owned and operated company, has been cleaning and clearing drains for the past 35 years. We pride ourselves on our quality of work as well as our customer service. At Sabra we strive to ensure your plumbing needs are addressed in a professional and timely manner. Mordechai Gurell / Katzourin - 973-715-9422, sabrasewer@gmail.com
  • Professionally trained. Wash and sets for just $25. Haircuts and Updoos for all simchas. Chani Kanelsky, chanikanelsky@gmail.com. Chani Kanelsky 978-533-9593, chanikanelsky@gmail.com
  • Hair, sheitels and makeup for all occasions. Trained by the best in the business with 7 years of experience. Check out my FB page. All new customers receive $5 off their first service. Natanya Milgraum, 856-261-6439, nmilgraum@yahoo.com
  • Full-service sheital macher. Cut/style, color, wash/combouts. Complete line of Freeda, Georgie, Jacquelyn, Euro, etc. Semi-Custom sheitals and falls. Chany Sprei 908-337-0860, csprei2@gmail.com
  • Expert sheital washing, styling and setting. Same day service available upon request. Located at imperial house by the AI. Meira Smith 845-300-1398, meria54@gmail.com
  • MOPS Wigs has a large selection of high-end gently worn wigs and falls at rock-bottom prices. We also carry many brands new and discounted. Experienced stylist on staff for all your wig needs. Rimona Hornung 646-270-4058, mopswigs@gmail.com
Simcha Poems
  • I will write a personalized, customized poem, for any Simcha. You provide the specifics, and I provide the poem. Miriam Schiffman 908-469-2560, pismrs30@aol.com
  • Great quality at great prices personalized stationery, thank you notes, birth announcements, new years cards, engagement, l'chayim and bar/bat mitzvah invitations, accessories. Shira Strong 908-558-7998, zmathtchr@aol.com
  • $50 for a logo design for your child's Bar/Bat Mitzvah invitation, yarmulke, giveaways and more. We also do video montages. Azriel Kimmel 973-715-9018, kimkimproducitons@gmail.com
  • Alterations and repairs offered with many years of experience with men's and women's clothing. Very reasonable prices. Susan Morreale - 908 242 5417, terry442_2000@yahoo.com
  • Tutor - local, active in Jewish Community, all subjects + test prep. Licensed and certified including background checks. Excellent with students who have learning disabilities. Call 908-966-3731and ask for Rich Brown. Richard Brown - 908-966-3731, rbrown914@gmail.com
  • Tutoring in Judaic Studies Over 10 years of Laining experience, 5 years classroom/Judaic studies teaching experience. Yoni Korbman 908-208-0814, guitarnshtark247@aol.com
  • I teach Hebrew from beginners to more advanced, children and adults. Goldy Mandel, 908 220-5812, goldymandel1@aol.com
  • Certified teacher and registered dietician available for tutoring in English, biology, and/or chemistry on the high school level. Over 15 years of tutoring experience. Jessica Savitt 908-469-4478, savittfamily@aol.com
  • Experienced math tutor available for all levels, from elementary school through college. Daniel Fleisher - 917-783-6669, danielf82@hotmail.com

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Community Calendar
To avoid scheduling conflicts, please check the Community Calendar before scheduling an event, and remember to submit your own events that may affect part or all of the community.

  • Click here for a calendar-style (grid) presentation of scheduled events.
  • Click here to see a list of events for the remainder of 2018.
  • To add your event to the eKesher calendar, please call Mavis Rosenstein at 908-353-2498 (home) or 908-358-4262 (cell).