- Community building within Temple Emanuel as well as throughout the South Hills and beyond
- Promote Temple Emanuel and community events that champion the poor, the needy and the stranger in our midst
- Advocate for social justice in an inclusive, non-political way
- Engage new members in social action and social advocacy activities.
- Gilkeson Road cleanup
Oct. 29 – Meet at 12:30 in the Gilkeson road parking lot of Galleria
Nov. 5 – Meet in Giant Eagle parking lot on 1717 Cochran Rd.
Vests and materials will be provided. Contact Marty Altschul 412. 527.5686 or Martin.email@example.com. He will confirm prior to Sunday meeting time.
- Family Promise – partnering with Bower Hill Church
Dates for 2018 have not been set yet.
- Coat Drive – going on now!
Donate gently used and clean winter wear. You can drop items in the big coat box by Temple’s stairwell now through late November. They will then be delivered to SHIM.
- Lunch Assembly for Miryam’s Place
Join us in the Social Hall on Sunday, Dec. 10th to pack festive bags and lunches for 45 women at Miryam’s Place shelter. Torah Center’s 5th graders will also be helping us make 80 lunch sandwiches – some cheese, mostly PB&J. We will also collect and fill giftsacks with personal care items-plus socks/magic gloves/handwarmers.
Let Meg Abrams (firstname.lastname@example.org) know if you’re interested in helping.
We need you to help make our initiatives a success. Please contact us if you’re interested or have any questions.