Howell temple is drop-off site for Operation ARMS

Congregation Ahavat Achim, Howell, is participating in Operation Open ARMS (American Recreational Military Services), which is supported by the Howell mayor and Township Council.

ARMS is a nonprofit organization that is providing a variety of needed items to America’s military forces serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, including insect spray (with DEET), powdered drink mixes, greeting cards, gel deodorant, snacks, writing supplies, suntan lotion, chewing gum, hard candy, lip balm and other items; travel-size items are suggested.

Ahavat Achim is providing a drop-off collection box in its building on Windeler Road, The community is invited to bring items to donate. For more information, call the temple office at (732) 367-1677.