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Shabbat for 2000 2017

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Raised toward our $20,000 Goal
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Project ended on March 31, at 11:59 PM EDT
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Shabbat for 2000 2017

Over the next month, our team of five student leaders will raise 100% of the cost of the event, $20,000! We hope that you will support our students today by making a donation and on March 31st by attending the event

What is Shabbat for 2000? On March 31st, 2017, Hillel at NYU and the Bronfman Center will host Shabbat for 2000, a free shabbat dinner which brings together 2,000 university students, alumni, family members, faculty and staff from all different backgrounds to share in the profound communal experience of shabbat dinner.

Shabbat for 2000, now in its eighteenth year, is the largest Jewish student event in the country and one of the largest student-run events at NYU!

Why is Shabbat for 2000 important?

  • It unifies the Jewish community on campus.
  • As one of the largest student-run events in lower Manhattan, it gives leadership opportunities to over 200 students.
  • It connects people from diverse backgrounds across the University and Manhattan to break bread together through a Jewish tradition.

All of the funds raised by the Shabbat for 2000 student development committee will go to offset the costs of hosting the event.

Please share in the tradition and help us reach our goal to raise $20,000 by March 31st!

Choose a giving level


Student Sponsor

With a gift of $36, you can sponsor the meals of two students attending shabbat for 2000.


Grape Juice Sponsor

Help make it possible for every person to make kiddish together by sponsoring grape juice with a gift of $54.


Challah Sponsor

Help us break bread together, by sponsoring the Challah with a donation of $180.


Meal Sponsor

With a gift of $360, you can sponsor the kosher family-style meal for 20 students.


Table Sponsor

With a gift of $500, you can sponsor the communal table where students will break bread together.


Room Sponsor

Shabbat for 2000 takes over the entire Kimmel Center to host all 2000 attendees. Therefore, each room has its own unique communal experience and with a gift of $1,800, you can sponsor an entire room.


Event Sponsor

With a gift of $3,600, you can become one of our elite event sponsors who allow us to continue the tradition and host Shabbat for 2000 for its 18th year!

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