An extension of our shul, the Sisterhood of Congregation Israel has three main functions: raising much needed funds; sponsoring social and educational programs of interest to all members of the congregation; and overseeing a wide range of chesed activities.
- Mishloach Manot
- Chanukah Boutique
- Kids Stuff Coupon Books
- Rosh Hashanah holiday card
- Gift Shop
Sisterhood is proud to have provided funds to renovate the shul’s restrooms.
- Welcoming guests for Shabbos
- Helping new members feel at home in Springfield and providing them with a special welcome gift
- Coordinating meals for members undergoing life transitions, etc.
- Weekly Tehillim group
All female members of Congregation Israel are welcome to join the sisterhood. For more information, please contact Sisterhood President Danielle Pepper at firstname.lastname@example.org or email SISTERHOODCIS@GMAIL.COM.
2015 - 2016 Sisterhood Board:
Co-Presidents: Danielle Pepper
Membership: Emmy Hoffer, Myra Pirak, Michelle Burstein, Sharon Konigsberg
Fundraising: Tova Silberman
Programming: Rachel Beer, Cheryl Becker, Lauren Kohn, Anya Bitansky
Treasurer: Judy Sandman
Financial Secretary: Lori Nusbaum
Recording Secretary: Rachel Klein
Corresponding Secretary: Melanie Wind