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Committees

Temple Beth-El’s committees lead the Temple’s activities and efforts in everything from social action to the Temple buildings and grounds, from education to religious practices, from personnel to clergy. Temple Beth’s Board committees include:

BUDGET & FINANCE

Oversees the vitally important budgetary process and long-term financial well-being of the Temple. 

B’YACHAD: Caring Community

Provides support and compassion to Temple families during times of sadness and crisis.  Volunteers may be asked to prepare a dinner, drive someone to services or send notes of support.

COLLEGE CONNECTION

This Sisterhood initiative sends care packages four times a year during the Jewish holidays to help college students stay connected to their Temple family.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Helps to formulate the principles, policies and regulations necessary for the functioning of the Religious school and adult education and oversees the libraries and youth programming.

KOL BETH-EL (Adult Choir & Musicians)

Join in on the pure and simple joy of working together to create something holy and beautiful.

PHILANTHROPY

Provides opportunities throughout the year to brainstorm, develop and carry out various fundraising initiatives.

HOUSE COMMITTEE

Handles all issues pertaining to the physical operation of the Temple’s facility, including maintenance, construction, grounds, and other aspects of day-to-day operations.

MEMBERSHIP

Recruits and supports new members while retaining existing members.  The committee also promotes member “connectivity” through communications (website and social media) and program support.

MEN’S CLUB

Offers an opportunity to get more involved in the Temple through interesting speakers and topics and, of course, bagels!  Men’s Club programs are held monthly.

RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES

Oversees the essentials of Temple Beth-El’s worship experience.  Priority teams include, B’nai Mitzvah, High Holidays, Services and Programming.

SISTERHOOD

Provides the opportunity for networking through education and social programs, as well as special projects to enhance and enrich the life of the congregation.  Supports the B’nai Mitzvah Program, College Connection, Gift Shop and Youth Scholarship Fund.

SOCIAL ACTION

Supports Temple members in doing Tikkun Olam (“Repair the World”) projects.

YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Offers social and “Tikkun Olam” activities for our children to help reinforce and strengthen their Jewish identity, as well as provide enjoyable experiences in which to bond with other Jewish children.

KoBE   3rd – 5th Grades

JoBE    6th – 8th Grades

YoBE   9th – 12th Grades

Get involved today!  Contact the office at 847-205-9982 or email the Temple Beth-El President Cindy Schoenstadt at ten.t1495892920sacmo1495892920c@2141495892920sgc1495892920 to find out more.

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