Come Join Us!!
We invite you to partake in one or more of these opportunities that strengthen our community and the Temple Jeremiah family. Committee chairs are listed below and would love to connect with you about volunteer opportunities.
The Adult Learning Committee strives to present a varied group of programs throughout the year, touching multiple phases of Jewish life. Participation could include coming up with speakers for Adult Learning programs, writing articles for the Covenant, and much more.
Richard Geline: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bagel Bar is a fun way to meet other temple members while selling snacks on Sunday mornings. We could always use more volunteers.
Linda Stolberg: email@example.com
BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE
The Budget Committee’s mission is to prepare an annual budget each spring for the following fiscal year for the Board’s review and approval. The Budget Committee also monitors the Temple’s income and expense items throughout the year.
Steve Kleiman: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Building Committee aims to provide a safe and comfortable environment to support the needs and activities of the congregation.
Michael Schack: email@example.com
Our Caring Community fosters a community of caring, through which we provide assistance to congregants, in times of happiness or hardship, by providing meals, rides, phone calls, and visits.
Barb Kite: firstname.lastname@example.org; Patty Turim: email@example.com
The Communications Committee defines and improves the processes and tools utilized to optimize communication to Temple stakeholders and the community at large.
Amy Weintraub: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Development Committee ensures that Temple Jeremiah has the financial resources needed for current functioning, program enhancement, and future stability by planning, recommending, and assisting in implementation of strategy and policy regarding fundraising.
Leslie Landman, Director of Philanthropy, email@example.com
The Green Team’s goal is to promote sustainable development and environmentalism to the Jeremiah community.
Barry Slotnick: firstname.lastname@example.org
Temple Jeremiah is committed to being accessible and inclusive for all its members and for the community, consistent with our Jewish values. Our Inclusion Committee aims to foster a welcoming environment where those of all ages and abilities can rejoice, contribute, and participate. Committee members are always welcome and needed.
Caren Brown: email@example.com
The Investment Committee is responsible for managing the temple’s money with a focus on preserving the longevity of reserve funds and maximizing the value of funds before they are needed.
Dan Schwartz: firstname.lastname@example.org
ISRAEL ACTION COMMITTEE
The Israel Action Committee’s goal is to strengthen Temple Jeremiah’s connection to, and support of, Israel through advocacy, education and cultural events. The committee is excited to plan Israeli-themed programming and welcomes new members!
Mark Sulkin: email@example.com
Leadership Development aims to support Temple Jeremiah’s continued success by strengthening human capital resources through education and fostering leadership capabilities.
Suzanne Sands: firstname.lastname@example.org; Scott Levin: email@example.com
The Membership Committee focuses on the three R’s of membership: Recruitment, Retention, and Relationships within Temple Jeremiah. The committee hosts various events throughout the year and assists with member program and holidays. We would love to have your participation, join us!
Alisa Patterson: firstname.lastname@example.org
SPIRITUAL LIFE COMMITTEE
The Spiritual Life Committee will study, reflect, critique, and guide the spiritual practices of Temple Jeremiah; act as an advisory body for the Senior Rabbi and clergy of Temple Jeremiah, and serve as a liaison among the congregation, clergy, and lay leadership of Temple Jeremiah.
Joel Kaufmann: email@example.com
The Youth Committee supports our youth groups and youth programming to promote meaningful and enjoyable engagement of our youth in Jewish life and the life of our congregation.
Avi Greenfield: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Sisterhood group aims to strengthen the connections of Jeremiah women through programming, social networking, fundraising for the temple, and social action.
Babette Sanders: email@example.com