The Caring Committee’s principal goals are: ·To support members of our Temple family in times of need with acts of love and kindness;and ·To encourage and assist Temple members to become involved with volunteer activities that benefit our larger, secular community. Some of the things we do to support our Temple familiesandlarger communityare:
·Prepare a meal for families facing stress due to an illness or birth of a child; ·Coordinate the yearly MITZVAH DAY effort; ·Coordinate a monthly food drive for different local food pantries; ·Coordinate an annual Community Cook-in for a local soup kitchen; ·Volunteer at Valley Hospital on Christmas and/or Easter We are seeking Temple members who would like to be a part of the Caring Committee to help accomplish our goals and develop new programs. Please contact Janet Shapiro if you would like to volunteer.
If you, or someone you know in our congregation could use our support, please contact the Temple office or Janet Shapiro, Caring Committee Chairperson.
December Food Drive
To benefit Northside Pantry
Mac and cheese, cereals (not plain cheerios), juice boxes, oatmeal, canned fruit or individual applesauce containers, any toiletries, cleaning products- like windex.
Collection baskets are located in the front lobby.
Items must be non-perishable. Please check expiration dates.