Bar/Bat Mitzvah

Planning a Mitzvah for your son or daughter doesn’t have to be complicated, full of stress or expensive.  If you get organized, plan based on budget and consider your child’s interests, you’ll be on your way to throwing a successful Bar or Bat Mitzvah party.  There are a number of tools that will help you plan, find just the right Bar Mitzvah invitation, follow a timeline, build a Bat Mitzvah website, generate ideas for the Bar Mitzvah centerpieces and choose your entertainment including the right emcee and dj.  Here are a few Vendor Resources to get you started.  Browse through the site to find more Bar/Bat Mitzvah ideas in Metro Detroit.

Need to find a synagogue for your mitzvah?  Here is a comprehensive listing in the metro Detroit area and beyond.  Going up north?  You can attend Shabbat or hold your simcha away from home.  Check out the listing and best of luck.

The list of charities, community non-profit organizations and ways to help as part of your child’s Bar/Bat Mitzvah, is endless.  Here are some ideas to get you started; if you have any thoughts that are not on our list (but should be), just let us know and we will be glad to add them in.  Drop us a note, we’d love to hear from you.

Michigan Humane Society
Orchards Children’sServices
Yad Ezra
Jewish National Fund (plant trees)
Ronald McDonald House
Nothing But Nets
Friends of Israeli Defense Forces
Sweet Dreamzzz
Special Olympics
ORT America
JCC Maccabi Games
Icing Smiles
Friendship Circle
Guardian Angel Animal Rescue
Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Fresh Air Society
American Cancer Society
Camp Make-A-Dream
Kids Kicking Cancer
The Alyn Hospital
Chai Lifeline
Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel Jewish National Fund
The Alyn Hospital
Schneider Children’s Medical Center of