The mission of Sisterhood shall be to foster and further the highest ideals of Judaism as expressed through Congregation Beth Chaim, to promote closer fellowship among its members, and in cooperation with Congregation Beth Chaim, to provide religious, social and educational activities.
Sisterhood Board Meetings
Board meetings are held once a month on Wednesdays (unless otherwise noted) and begin at 7:00 pm.
Examples of Sisterhood Programming
Sisterhood Membership Brunch
Arts & Crafts Workshops
Potlucks with Recipe Exchanges
Sisterhood Led Services
Defensive Driving Courses
- Painting Projects
Kraft Maga (Israeli Self Defense)
Philanthropy in our Community
Knitting for a Cause
Mother’s Day toiletry donations project
Sisterhood donates profits from these two events to programming and, also, directly back to the Temple.
Purim Baskets Fundraiser
New Year’s Card Fundraiser
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Congregation Beth Chaim sent 42 Purim baskets to Israeli soldiers as part of Sisterhood’s Purim basket project.
This Year's Programs
Mindy Lipman, President
Cindy Bright, Past President
Helene Molter, Past President Emeritus
Mindy Lipman, Secretary
Joyce Kalstein, Treasurer
Suzanne Lind, VP Membership/Member Outreach
Janet Greenman, VP Membership/Member Outreach
Holly Singer, VP Programming
Judy Loeb, VP Programming
Donna Sher, Parliamentarian
Ilene Janofsky, New Year's/Purim Coordinator
Cheryl Wexler, New Year's/Purim Coordinator
Elissa Makarowitz, New Year's/Purim Coordinator
Adria Sherman, Gift Coordinator
Hope Simon, Yarmulke Sales
Caryl Parker, Communications Coordinator
Sylvia Parab, Mothers’ Day gift bags
Mindy Shedler, Trustee
Lori Bailin, Trustee
Fran Lichtenstein, Gift Shop Trustee
Joyce Kalstein, Gift Shop Trustee
Cindy Bright, Gift Shop Trustee
Connect in the Kitchen
Sunday, May 31 | 2:00–3:00pm
Rugelach Baking Workshop with Special guest, Rabbi Ellie Miller, of MAKOMnj, shares the spirituality and techniques behind baking a reliably delicious Cinnamon Roll Rugelach with a tried and true recipe.
If you wish to bake-along, click here for flyer with ingredient list.
This event is free of charge