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Committees

 

I would LOVE to Join or Learn More about a Committee

Our committees are the places where we “create” Sinai Temple. We brainstorm and plan and give life to all the possible aspects of a Temple community. Please consider joining one of our committees or just feel free to visit a single meeting to see what is happening. You can learn about the next meeting of any committee by calling the Temple Office 736-3619. You can also email the Office.
Adult Education Committee (Chair: Laurie Weinberg)
This committee plans and coordinates educational programs of interest to congregants and the larger Jewish community.
Baby Boomer Committee(Chair: Beth Chafetz)
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Committee (Chair: Susanne Simon)
This committee coordinates and assigns the Bar/Bat Mitzvah dates of Sinai Temple’s children.
Men and Women of Sinai (Chair: Jack Henrie)
Men and Women of Sinai offers programming for our congregation. It also provides meals at various Temple functions (Purim, Chanukah etc)
Caring Community Committee (Chair: Alan and Leslie Brown)
Our congregation hopes to enhance the feeling of belonging for all of our members. This committee helps people feel part of our community.
Cemetery Committee (Chair: Ron Weiss )
The cemetery committee manages the funds and grounds of Sinai Cemetery.
Dues Committee (Chair: Buff Maniscalco)
This committee is responsible for dues abatements. The committee's work is confidential.
Finance Committee (Chair: Buff Maniscalco)
This committee reviews the budget, endowment funds and other financial matters of the temple.
House Committee (Chair: Irwin Pers)
This committee is responsible for overseeing the maintenance and repair of the building and grounds.
Interfaith Committee (Chair: Erica Brunette)
This committee ensures that Sinai is responsive and inclusive when it comes to interfaith families.
Librarian (Chair: Tina DeMeza)
This committee maintains and expands the temple’s library.
Membership Committee (Chairs: Maggie Cohn, Sarah Cohn)
This committee concerns itself with recruitment of prospective members for the temple and the status of current members. The committee places special emphasis on membership retention.
Religious School Committee (Chair: Samatha Schrager)
This committee meets monthly and works with the Director of Education to oversee and develop programs for the religious school.
Ritual Committee (Chair:Steve Kessler)
This committee works with the Rabbi and the Cantor to refine and enhance services plus holiday celebrations from Rosh Hashanah to Purim!
Social Action Committee( Chair: Richard Segool)
This committee develops and implements opportunities for congregants to participate in “Tikkum Olam” (repairing the world)
STUFF - Sinai Temple Under Five Families (Chairs: Melanie Courtemanche, Alisha Snow)
This committee organizes wonderful events throughout the year for families with young children.
Sustaining Membership (Chair: Open)
This committee give members the opportunity to provide additional dues to maintain the financial future of Sinai.
Technology Committee: (Chair: Jody Maple)
This committee assists in reviewing the application of technology in assisting the accomplishment of the Temple's mission.
Youth Engagement Committee (Chair: Lori Chasen)
This committee oversees the Temple’s youth group programming.

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