Samantha Rose Miller of Johns Creek, daughter of Melissa and Mark Miller, became a bat mitzvah on Saturday, Nov. 14, at Temple Emanu-El. Samantha is a seventh-grader at the Davis Academy.Bat Mitzvah - Samantha Rose Miller 1 She has two brothers, Max and Evan. She is the granddaughter of Ruth and Joseph Miller of Wayland, Mass., and Sandra and Terry McNeil of Mashpee, Mass., and Deerfield Beach, Fla., and Mike Ashapa of Foxboro, Mass.

For her mitzvah project, Samantha held a dress mitzvah sale, in which her classmates brought and “sold” their mitzvah party dresses. She raised $800, which she donated to Bert’s Big Adventure to help kids with cancer and other serious illnesses take a trip to Walt Disney World.

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