Friendship Circle of Brooklyn is a non profit organization that is on a mission to provide every child with special needs the support, friendship and inclusion they deserve.

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Large Party Celebrates “Thank You Hashem”

Large Party Celebrates “Thank You Hashem”

Photos by Andrea Scrivanich and Veronica On the first night of Chanukah, families at Friendship Circle of Brooklyn experienced a Chanukah like none other! After receiving their customized Thank You...

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Mitzvah Volunteer Program

Mitzvah Volunteer Program

Girls in Beis Rivka’s 8th grade are invited to join Friendship Circle’s MVP program. The goal of the MVP program is to teach the participants how to interact with children...

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Children

Children

A child with special needs is paired with a teen volunteer. Together they participate in a host of programs and activities that will benefit the child and their teenage friend, both socially and recreationally.

Y.A.D. Boys

Y.A.D. Boys

Geared for post Bar-Mitzvah boys, this group was met with huge success this past year, and we're sure we will build on that success. Programs include: Bi-monthly Shabbos Minyanim, Farbrengens and outings. Weekly Chavrusa learning on the subject of his choice, takes place every Wednesday night with Oholei Torah Zal Bochurim from 6.00-6.45pm.

Y.A.D. Girls

Y.A.D. Girls

The most hip form of exercise is once again being offered to our girls – ZUMBA! Classes will take place throughout the winter on Motzei Shabbos. A recital at the completion of the season will definitely wow mothers and sisters. Other activities and programs include Sunday Socials, art classes, bowling leagues, and holiday programs.