Sisterhood Past Presidents @ the 2014 Kick-off Event

"We are mothers, daughters, grandmothers, granddaughters, wives, sisters and friends-

we are women, we nurture, we care,we listen,  WE HELP"

Please Join Us…

Sisterhood warmly welcomes all female members of our congregation to join the vibrant and diverse group of women, who work together in friendship, to reach our goals of charity, service and education. 

This coming year, we hope many more of our wonderful women will participate in our events. We look forward to welcoming new and returning members as we enjoy a delicious dinner and fun entertainment at our annual fall event. We are excited about our many programs and events scheduled for the upcoming year. It is only with your support that we can contribute at the highest level to our own synagogue and community.              
We Serve Our Congregation…

  • Provide and prepare weekly Oneg Shabbat
  • Provide pulpit flowers
  • Manage Judaica Shop. Go to the Sisterhood Judaica Shop
  • Offer opportunity to order Kippot for your simcha at reasonable prices                                                                      
  • Offer a magnificent hand-made Chuppah for rental
  • Host Rosh Hodesh celebrations for the new month
  • Sponsor distinguished speakers at Kabbalat Shabbat Dinners
  • Fundraise for specific needs of the Temple

We Serve Our Children…

  • Give gifts to each Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • Provide treats for our Jewish Learning Program (JLP) & College Students
  • Assist with the Purim Carnival
  • Present awards to graduates
  • Award scholarship monies for trips to Israel

We Serve Our Community…

  • Support of Social Action Committee events/ Women’s Interfaith Dinner
  • Co-Host NCJW Lunch & Learn

Sandra Kantor & Suzanne Weinick, Sisterhood Co-Presidents

Sisterhood Officers 2014-15
Co-Presidents: Suzanne Weinick & Sandra Kantor
Vice-Presidents, Programs & Events: Ilene Goldson, Stacy Laken, Ellen Loventhal, Mindy Scheier & Nancy Wolk
Vice-Presidents, Membership: Amy Esralew & Tara Heyderman
Treasurer: Bernice Garbade
Corresponding Secretary: Rochelle Cohen
Recording Secretary: Barbara Lerner
Immediate Past Co-Presidents: Elena Meinhardt & Debbie Myers
Officer Liaison: Stacey Rosenberg

Sisterhood Speaker Series featuring K.M. Walton, author & anti-bullying expert


Sisterhood Installation of Officers 2014-2015
Congratulations to recently installed Sisterhood Co-Presidents Sandra Kantor & Suzanne Weinick! And much appreciation to Immediate Past Co-Presidents Debbie Myers & Elena Meinhardt! Thank you to Sisterhood Past President Marilyn Rosenbaum for officiating at installation. (photos courtesy Barbara Birnbaum)

Sisterhood Bowling and Bagels Event

Sunday, December 14, 10:00 AM-12 noon
Hanover Lanes   East Hanover NJ

A fun morning for all ages         Raffles, Prizes and More!

All proceeds will go to the Rachel Coalition

$55  for a family (up to 5 people)        $15  per person

Price Includes 2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, bagels, coffee & juice


Sponsor a lane   $75.00         

            Sign up by December 4...Register online or call 973.994.2290 


Donna Seltzer, Dawn Seewald, & Susan Schwartz
Event Chairs



Sisterhood Rosh Hodesh: Celebrating the New Hebrew Month Led by Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz|

The new moon, or new month, is a special holiday for women to celebrate together. Sisterhood joins together in a warm atmosphere of sharing, learning and noshing to welcome the Hebrew months of: Heshvan: Tevet: Thursday, December 18, 7:30 PM; Sh’vat: Tuesday, February 3, 7:30 PM &  Nisan: TBD




 Sisterhood Program, "In Her Shoes" in conjunction with the Rachel Coalition

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 12 noon-3:00 PM

Join us for an experiential and interactive workshop for the community. This workshop allows individuals to experience what a victim of domestic violence has to do once she decides to reach out for help.  

TBA member Myrna Wertheimer will facilitate this program. Participants will explore the challenges & frustrations of women suffering from domestic violence. Rachel Coalition provides the facilitators and materials for the event.


L’Dor V’Dor from Generation to Generation

Sisterhood presents the new L’Dor V’Dor Education Fund...

Sisterhood is committed to enhancing and enriching the Jewish educational landscape of our congregational family. By supporting this initiative you are partnering with Sisterhood in its mission to provide unique educational opportunities and scholarships, as well as, dynamic programming and innovative speakers.  Become an integral part of this exciting new venture! Your generosity and support will make a difference.

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