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Dinner Raffle

Sunday, February 16, 2014 16 Adar I 5774

7:00 PM - 11:00 PMYIWH 58th Anniversary Dinner, Sunday, Feb 16 7:00p







                       Raffle Prize Packages


1) IT'S BIGGER ON THE INSIDE!      Insignia 39" TV

This 39" LED TV by Insignia gives a big beautiful picture comparable to a 42" set, but fits in places the others can't!


Thank you to the anonymous donor (if that is your real name...)

2) KINDLE FIRE:     With a stunning 7"HDX Display, 16GB, and Wi-Fi!


3) KITCHENAID CLASSIC STAND MIXER!  It's the Classic Plus Model! 4.5 Quarts!





But don't worry, we'll please her and him, with......


A special couples' evening valued at $180...

The Center For Kosher Culinary Arts, conveniently located in the heart of Flatbush, Brooklyn, is one of the premier institutes for training world class KOSHER chefs!

They also provide a variety of recreational classes and fun events centered around cooking, and of course, eating!

Check them out at !



(Or Win This Wonderful Orchestra Ticket Package!)


Two orchestra tickets to a Broadway Show-

Donated by: CBS Radio/Risa and Dennis Weinstein


6) ICE ICE BABY!               Islanders Sports Package

Any closer to the ice, and you'll need to wear a face mask!


Four Rink Side tickets to New York Islanders at Nassau ColiseumCome watch the Islanders win (we hope) in style!

  • Valued at over $400
  • Thank you to Newsday, and to Risa and Dennis Weinstein for this generous package.


7) A CASIO WATCH     That's right, it's the Casio G-Shock! Ready to kick some serious attitude and take names!  


  • Thank you to Les and Elaine Brenner for this, er, timely gift! No pun intended. Okay, maybe it was.

8) HAIR APPARENT!               A Georgi Sheitel!


Wear a Georgi Wig, and you'll get "locks" of compliments!

(Get it? See what we did there?)

Thank you to the Klein Family!

9) FLIGHTS OF FANCY: Cradle of Aviation Tix and Dinner at Hunki's!

  • 6 passes to Cradle of Aviation Museum- Take the whole family!


  • Then, dump the kids and enjoy:
  • Dinner for 2 at Hunki’s (date night)


Rekindle your romance, or your romance with food, any Wednesday night when Hunki's transforms into an elegant bistro with tablecloths, and dishes that taste as good as they sound on the menu!


10) TAKE THE STRESS OFF A "TAXING" CHORE:    with a free tax return

Paying taxes isn't fun, but filing them can be!   Er, no.So relax and let a professional prepare your return, and take comfort knowing you'll get every deduction you are eligible for! Yitz Weiss is a seasoned professional, a CPA, and a tax expert.2013 Tax return (includesSchedule A, B, D State and e-filing Value $250-$350)


Donated by Yitzchak Weiss, CPA.   Thank you!

11) JEW-JITSU!         oops, spelling error. That's Jujitsu!

Bring honor to your family by learning this ancient and beautiful art of self defense

  • 1 month membership and free uniform (Value $150)

      Donated by Popkin Brogna Jujitsu Center. Thank you!



If you get the above reference, you are also eligible for an AARP card with this prize.

Be ready to entertain with:Home décor gift certificate ($50 value)
 Featuring your choice from a huge collection of home accessories to accentuate any style or color palette. From dining room to kitchen to bath, from tablecloths to towels to curtains, traditional to modern in all the right colors, you'll find it here!

            Thank you to MD Laufer and family for this beautiful prize!


  • Candy Basket Gift Certificate 
     Mmmmm, chocolate.....  MMmmmm candy......., MMmmmm, well you get the picture. A gift basket as beautiful as it is tasty! We won't blame you if use it as a gift for- yourself!
  • This tasty gift courtesy of The Chocolate Tree, with a special thanks to the Baratz family!


13) SHABBAT SHALOM:                 A Shabbat Package

Everything you need for the perfect Shabbat (or Shabbos) Lunch- all you add is the company!

Featuring the following 3 items:

1. A Gift Certificate from I and D Glatt, providers of all sorts of culinary delights,  from the finest prepared and precooked items to save you time and trouble, to the tastiest cuts of meat and fish ready and waiting for you to create the perfect dishes!


                          (Plush toy cow- does not represent food in the store)

Thank you to I&D, and to David Yizhaky and family!

2. A Gift Certificate from Figaro Wines:

You can "fig-a-ro" what you'll get (read it slowly, and you'll get it): a nice Shabbat wine of course, or something for helping you resolve that ancient and all important question:   "Scotch? or Bourbon?" !!




3. A Beautiful Shabbat Lamp from Long Island Judaica, available in a variety of styles and colors.


Thank you to LIJ (Long Island Judaica!) and to Sandy Bindiger and family for the beautiful lamp.

Remember, there's no need to travel when we have a well stocked, and well priced, Judaica store right here M in West Hempstead!


14) SUNDAY BRUNCH: A Bagel Craft Gift Certificate and a Nespresso Esspresso Machine!


Please note: Taste even bigger than shown here.

  • A $50 gift certificate to use for the delicious bagels, appetizers, and desserts at the ever popular Bagel Town! Use it all at once on special buffet, or spread it out over a few intimate family brunches!


  • And, a  Nespresso Espresso maker, because no classy bagel brunch is complete without some delicious Esspresso!
  • Thank you to Neal and Armand of Bagel Craft for the food, and to the Torczyner Family for the Espresso maker!

15) Let's Not Be So Formal.....        Informal Notes with envelopes

100 informal notes and envelopes...and, you can have your name on it instead of the sample name below!

            Donated by Milestones/ Dennis Weinstein



16)  INSTANT GRATIFICATION!     Instax Mini 25 Instant Film Camera


A Fujifilm Instax MINI 25 instant film camera and film- Capture the moment now, hold onto it forever, literally, with this instant film camera that uses modern tech to let you hold a photograph the old fashioned way- in your hand! Big pictures in a small camera!

Donated by B&H Photo. You go to B&H!

17)    A YANKEE FAN CORNUCOPIA!         

Show your love for the team you love! those cuddly darlings of baseball......


Beautiful Gift Basket Featuring a Yankeeography DVD set, Hardcover Book: A Yankee Century, a bobble head figure, a magnetic Yankees picture frame, and a team logo mouse pad.

Donated by the lovable Fixler Family


18) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: The Pampering Edition

Featuring a 30 minute massage in your home (West Hempstead or a distance up to the equivalent of the five towns and Far Rockaway)

by Sherri Ickowics Peyser, DPT (Doctorate of Physical Therapy)

AND! a manicure by Pink Diva of West Hempstead.

Thank you Sherri and Pink!



Featuring Jets Stuff! (Just Kidding- Featuring Giants Stuff!)

Donated by the Fabulous Fixler Family


20) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: The Artsy Edition

Featuring a $25 Gift Certificate to Ace Handicraft, your source for all sorts of artsy supplies (and school supplies too!)

AND! a manicure by Pink Diva of west Hempstead.

Thank you Ace and Pink!



If you can admit to being a Met Fan, then this prize is for you!

Donated by the Sports Loving Fixler Family



22) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: The Cleanly Edition

Featuring a plethora of hair care products from the Shampoo King himself, Mike Sigal.

 In a beautiful basket!

Important note: Mike's lack of hair is in no way an indicator of the quality of his products.

AND! a manicure by Pink Diva of West Hempstead

Thank you to the Sigal Family, and yet again to Pink Diva!


23) Men Just Wanna Have Fun: The Manly Edition*

Hair Cut, Hair Care, and an Oil Change to boot!

A haircut (what the heck, get them all cut!) courtesy of Abraham and Isaac haircutters of West Hempstead. Neither Abraham nor Isaac are haircutters though, they are patriarchs. Ask for Daniel.

And, to pamper your freshly cut, manly hair......

 In an attractive, yet manly basket!

Thanks again to Mike Sigal and Family!

(Again, do not judge his hair products by Mike's hair!)

And- an oil change courtesy of Majestic Auto of West Hempstead. How manly!*

*Important note: We are not really sexist. Women can get an oil change. We imagine men can get a manicure, but it's Pink Diva's call....


24) It's X-Mas In February!        Chinese Food and a Movie, And you don't have to wait until December!

* A $25 Gift Certificate to Wing Wan Kosher Chinese Restaurant

* Two complimentary passes to the Malverne Movie Theater!- where you can see not only first run movies, but the artsy stuff you can't find elsewhere!

Thank you to Wing Wan, and the Malverne Thater


25 through ?)  Go To Town!       Literally!

Local Shopping Sprees courtesy of our own West Hempstead and Five Towns Vendors!

Various Gift Envelopes with multiple certificates good at your favorite vendors, and others destined to become your new favorites!

Estimated values $50 to $100, featuring:

Giordano Garden Center and Nursery Gift Certificate!

Free Dry Cleaning donated by Cherry Valley Cleaners

Free Haircuts! courtesy of Abraham and Isaac Haircutting

Free Oil Changes! from Majestic Auto Repair!

Stop and Shop Gift Card!

Free Haircuts! courtesy of Eurostyle!

Cherry Valley Market Place


We love using exclamation points! It makes things so exciting!





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