1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Ph: 908-889-8800

The men’s locker room will be closed on Friday, March 22 from 2:00 p.m. to closing to deep clean the showers.  It will reopen on Saturday, March 23 at 7:00 a.m.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

Leadership

TASC (Teen Action Service Corps) 2018-19

The TASC Community Service and Leadership Seminar is for students in grades 9-12. It is a dynamic experiential learning program that incorporates intensive leadership symposiums, group volunteer experiences and social programming in a fun year-long adventure.

  • Are you active in your community?
  • Do you enjoy spending time with your peers?
  • Do you want to be a student leader?

The TASC goal is to give participants the knowledge, skills and values to make each person a successful leader in his or her Jewish community and community at-large.

Leadership Symposiums
Teens will come together for five leadership symposiums through the year. These symposiums will be led by experts in the field on topics ranging from philanthropy, values, leadership and fundraising. 

Group Service Projects
Teens will participate in multiple service projects including but not limited to JCC Harvest Fest, MLK Day of Service, J-Serve Day of Service, The Big Give and Touch a Truck at the JCC of Central NJ.

Attendance at all TASC seminars and at least three service projects is required as a part of TASC.

TASC Inspire 2018-2019

The TASC Inspire program is for students in grades 11-12. It is a hands-on experiential learning program that incorporates leadership trainingvalue-based thinking and community learning in a fun year-long adventure.

  • Are you active in your community?
  • Have you participated in TASC?
  • Do you want to make a lasting impact on your community?

The TASC Insipre Goal is to give participants the knowledge, skills and values to make each person a successful leader in their Jewish community and their community at-large. TASC Inspire introduces teens to strategic, thoughtful philanthropy and inspires them to give with impact.

TASC Inspire was created to help teens put their passion into action. TASC Inspire aims to teach teens how to apply their leadership skills in real life, through making a philanthropic impact on the JCC community. Through a generous  donation, the teens will have an opportunity to grow their “seed money” through fundraising and ultimately allocate funds to support new and innovative programming at the JCC of Central NJ. This program aims to be a vehicle for teens to grow their leadership skills through real-life experience and ultimately leave a lasting legacy at the JCC.

Important Upcoming TASC/TASC Inspire Dates

(Dates and times are subject to change. Some community service projects may be off-site.) 

January

MLK Day of Service: Monday, January 21 • 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, January 23 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

TASC Meeting: Sunday, January 27 • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

February

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, February 13 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

Community Service Project (location TBD): Sunday, February 24 • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

TASC Inspire Seminar: Sunday, February 24 • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Pretzel Sale: Tuesday, February 26 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

March

Pretzel Sale: Thursday, March 7 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

Service Project (location TBD): Sunday, March 17 • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, March 20 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

TASC Seminar: Sunday, March 24 • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Community Service Project (location TBD): March 24 • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

TASC Inspire Seminar: Sunday, March 24 • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

April 

J-Serve (Whippany): Sunday, April 7 • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - J-Serve is a day of community service at the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest main building.  Jewish teens will get together to perform various community service projects.

Pretzel Sale: Tuesday, April 9 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

Pretzel Sale: Thursday, April 25 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

May

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, May 8 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

Community Service Project (location TBD): Sunday, May 19 • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

TASC/TASC Inspire Seminar with Dov Ben-Shimon of Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest: Sunday, May 19 • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. 

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, May 22 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

June

Pretzel Sale: Wednesday, June 5 • 2:30 p.m. until sold out!

TASC/TASC Inspire Closing Event: Thursday, June 13 • 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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