Sisterhood is dedicated to fostering and furthering the highest ideals of Reform Judaism, to promote closer sistership among its members and, in cooperation with the congregation, to be an advocate for religious, social, educational, community, civic and philanthropic activities.
Sisterhood membership is open to all women interested in furthering these ideals. Our membership brochure is available here.
All Oheb Sholom members are welcome to participate in the following events and programs, which are organized and/or funded by the Sisterhood:
- Oneg Erev Rosh Hashanah
- Yom Kippur Break the Fast
- Child care during High Holiday Services
- Spring Social
- Rummage Sale
- Summer Picnic
- The Gift Shop
- Oneg Shabbat
- Women of Reform Judaism YES Fund
The Sisterhood Board provides the leadership and management for the activites of the Sisterhood. The 2015- 2017 Sisterhood Board Members are:
|Assistant Treasurer||Julie Alweis|
|Recording Secretary||Jill Haas|
|Corresponding Secretary||Dorie Karp|
Sisterhood programs are organized by subcommittees, and rely on members' participation to be successful. If you are interested in contributing your time and talents to any of the following activities, please contact the committee chairs listed below:
|Break the Fast||Lynn Driben|
|Judaica Shop||Susan Cohen|
|Rummage Sale||Adrienne Cardinal|
|Oneg Shabbat||Annette Peppard|
|Soup Kitchen||Barbara Rosenzweig and Judy Ellsworth|
|Uniongrams/YES Fundraiser||Norma Beckerman|
If you are interested in more information about the Sisterhood, please contact the office.