Category Archives: Tikkun Olam

HELP St. Thomas

It has been two months since Hurricane Irma made landfall and caused a great deal of destruction to the US Virgin Islands and the needs are still great. As most of you know, St. Thomas, where Rabbi Michael Feshbach is serving, was hit hard by the storm.. After speaking extensively with Julie Novick (Rabbi Feshbach's…
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Help St. Thomas

November 3, 2017 | 14 Cheshvan 5778 Dear Temple Shalom Family: It has been two months since Hurricane Irma made landfall and caused a great deal of destruction to the US Virgin Islands and the needs are still great. As most of you know, St. Thomas, where Rabbi Michael Feshbach is serving, was hit hard…
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Tikkun Olam Day – This SUNDAY!

Sunday, November 5, 9:30 –Noon Register here so we have enough bagels: http://tikkkunolamday2017.eventbrite.com! See a full schedule of the morning here: https://tinyurl.com/tikkunolamday! A special morning of programs at Temple Shalom for adults and children of all ages devoted to being a Jewish advocate, building bridges, repairing the world, and caring for ourselves Keynote and dialogue with…
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Jewish Support for Dreamers

Friday, November 17, 2017 6:00 PM, Dinner jewishdreamersdinner.eventbrite.com 7:30 PM, Shabbat Service with speaker, Jhosse Rivera from CASA Maryland Presented by Tikkun Olam and Membership Engagement Committees CASA headquartered in Takoma Park, Md., is an advocacy group dedicated to improving the quality of life in low-income immigrant communities. CASA’s efforts are aimed at strengthening immigrant…
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Feed Those in Need, Warm Your Heart!

Shepherd’s Table’s mission is to provide help to people who are homeless or in need by providing basic services, including meals, social services, clothing, medical support, and other assistance in an effective and compassionate manner. Temple Shalom's Tikkun Olam Committee sponsors our involvement in helping this wonderful organization by providing at least five (5) volunteers to participate in…
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Hurricane Irma Relief Effort Update: October 18, 2017

Good morning everyone, we hope this finds you well.  We apologize for the tardiness of this email but trying to post word on our recovery efforts with the current internet, which is spotty at best, is an exercise in futility.  We thank you for your patience. As you know on September 6th, 2017 St. Thomas and…
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Feed ​those in need, Warm your Heart!

Shepherd’s Table’s mission is to provide help to people who are homeless or in need by providing basic services, including meals, social services, medical support, clothing, and other assistance in an effective and compassionate manner. Temple Shalom's Tikkun Olam Committee sponsors our involvement in helping this wonderful organization by providing at least five (5) volunteers to…
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2017 Montgomery Unity Walk

October 8, 2017 Meet your neighbors, tour houses of worship and learn about services our diverse faith communities offer. The Resource Fair will begin at 1 PM The Opening Ceremony will be from 2:00-2:30 PM at Chinmaya Mission Washington Regional Center 46 Norwood Rd, Silver Spring The Walk will begin at 2:30 PM The closing ceremony will be…
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