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HALEY's BHO Dance Group Goes Global!

Posted by Maurice Shalam on Friday, February 28, 2014,
      We are so proud of all of our BHO students who worked so hard to prepare 
for the President's Weekend Performance in Puebla, Mexico! Thanks to Haley 
Shalam who spearheaded this years passport campaign . Each of our American born 
students  who participated were able to obtain their very own passports so they 
could travel with Haley's BHO Dance  Group. Haley prepared the students  for the 
trip by creating an old fashioned pen pal project that we were all excited to 
participate in sin...

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Posted by Maurice Shalam and Gerry Shalam on Sunday, October 28, 2012,
We hope you have all received the hurricane survival packages our volunteers have been delivering the past two days. Due to Hurricane Sandy we are changing the venue of our halloween event tomorrow. At 9:00 A.M the indoor festivities will begin at the Shalam house in Allenhurst. Creative crafts as well as our costume contest will be exciting highlights! Please be aware that all children will be dropped off at their homes by noon, so the effects of the storm will not disturb our fun! We will b...
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BHO Halloween

Posted by Maurice Shalam and Gerry Shalam on Friday, October 12, 2012,

Today from 2:00-5:00 and Sunday 12:00-5:00 BHO volunteers will be sewing and creating costumes for the BHO Halloween event coming up. Please bring all your creative ideas and supplies to this fun and exciting hands on weekend workshop! Please contact Maurice to coordinate your schedules while Haley Shalam will be on board both days teaching the BHO children this month's dance routine for the Holloween BHO event!

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Summer is approaching

Posted by Maurice Shalam on Monday, June 11, 2012,
With the warm weather upon us- Maurice has been implementing swimming lessons on 
Friday and Sunday afternoons starting next week. Spaces are filling up 
quickly-so please coordinate with your BHO students  to see which classes can be 
coordinated with your student visits. We are excited to have our Sister Haley on 
board as the founder of our BHO Dance department. Ballet classes for 4-6 year 
olds begin Saturday June 30th -at 9:00 am @ the Studio by the Allenhurst train 
station. Haley is al...

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Earth Day

Posted by Maurice and Gerry Shalam on Sunday, April 22, 2012, In : Blog 
We would like to give a special shout out to all the BHO children for participating in the annual cleaning of the Deal Lake for Earth Day! The program really allowed the children to give back to their community and they all had a terrific time. Special shout out to Junior for salvaging the most waste from the lake! In addition to the Earth Day weekend activities, there will be a Spanish-English book reading for all the students at Little Tots Pre-School. We are thrilled to announce that we no...
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Holiday weekend

Posted by Gerry and Maurice Shalam on Tuesday, December 27, 2011,
What an exciting weekend! Special thanks to the volunteers who worked our annual Soup kitchen in Asbury! We are excited to also  report on a small group of us  that went on a special trip to Puerto Rico to surprise one of our families who moved there this fall which  was a huge success. A group of us went to serve at the old San Juan soup kitchen before mid- night mass. It was great to spread joy to the island, especially the last day that we organized sports and games with the  BHO children ...
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Holiday Party !!

Posted by Maurice Shalam on Wednesday, December 21, 2011, In : Event 

This is an exciting week everyone is excited for Wednesday night's holiday party.
 Chanukah latkes,Christmas grab bag and lots of festivities.
 Volunteers: if you
didn't get your assigned grab bag child ,at Sundays book reading< please email me
by  Tuesday. Looking forward to Wednesday night!                                            
Gerry O Shalam

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Care Package

Posted by Maurice Shalam on Wednesday, November 30, 2011,
Special Thanks to all our Volunteers and cooks for the great pilgrim and Indian event! As the holiday season approaches please do not forget to spread the word about our Christmas Care Package! All Donated t-shirts ordered through the website will be ready to shipDecember 2nd! We have almost reached our goal of  sending 100 T-shirts to the Mexican village where two of our BHO children have cousins! Let's all work together to make this a special holiday season as we help...

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Fabulous Fall update

Posted by Gerry and Maurice Shalam on Thursday, November 17, 2011,
We are all still talking about The Halloween costume winner: Abby Gomez our BHO adorable Witch!(see photo page)
We want to thank all our Volunteers for helping out at the Little Tots Bilingual reading day. The children loved all the pumpkin and turkey cookies from Cravings in Allenhurst. We really appreciate the huge thank you poster Ms.Gladys' students sent us with each child's personalized signature. Reminding our Volunteers that next Wednesday at 5:00 is our BHO Thanksgiving dinner event. P...
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Check out this link to the article about us in the COASTER september 22 2011.