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Tikkun Olam Committee News & Invitation

Posted on October 28, 2020

Virtual Food Drive Closes November 15 If you brought bags of food to previous High Holiday services, and would like to contribute an equivalent amount to this year’s “virtual” effort, there’s still time to help! Please send a check to the temple office or contribute via the temple website’s “Donate” page. The Tikkun Olam Committee Continue Reading »

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High Holiday Information

Posted on August 19, 2020

TIP High Holiday Services and events will include a combination of live-streamed services from our sanctuary (via Zoom and Facebook Live) as well outdoor experiences. Erev Rosh Hashanah begins with a Rosh Hashanah Seder over Zoom. Participants will receive a prayer guide to use during this event as well as instructions on how to prepare Continue Reading »

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Temple Israel Honey Fundraiser

Posted on June 27, 2020

Looking for a lovely gesture to wish your family, friends, and business associates a sweet New Year? How about sending them a jar of honey by participating in our annual Temple Israel Honey Fundraiser? We will ship a personalized package, including a festive 8-ounce jar of kosher clover honey, a gift card, and the blessing Continue Reading »

Rabba Kaya

TIP Welcomes New Rabbi

Posted on June 9, 2020

The Temple Israel Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Rabba Kaya Stern-Kaufman as the congregation’s new rabbi, spiritual leader, and head of the Religious School, effective July 1, 2020. “Rabba” is the Hebrew word for a female Rabbi. Rabba Kaya is dedicated to the development of meaningful Jewish community rooted in Continue Reading »