Next Social Action meeting:
The Social Action committee provides the Temple Judea community with opportunities to practice Tikkun Olam and lend a helping hand in the neighborhood and beyond. We coordinate hands-on activities and work with multiple community partners to offer support to those in need.
Social Action is committed to healing the world through events and projects benefiting our community. Our impact is immediate and ranges from our backyard to across the world.Social Action works within:
SERVING BBQ LUNCHES AT HOPE OF THE VALLEY MISSION and VOLUNTEERING AT MEND -- we will be planning ongoing monthly events for both programs. Dates will be available shortly; please check back mid-October.
ZERO WASTE WORKSHOP IN THE SUKKAH
PEOPLE OF THE YARN, Social Action’s knit and crochet group will meet:
Join us as we make hats and scarves for donation to people in need, in support of the Temple's homelessness and other community outreach initiatives. We are open to all temple members, family, and friends -- anyone who wants to engage in a bit of creative tikkun olam. Beginners are welcome!
P.S. We serve coffee / tea / water and snacks. Please consider bringing your own mug or reusable bottle to help us minimize our environmental impact.
Please e-mail Jane Nichol ( ) to RSVP and to get on the email list.
THANKSGIVING MARKET -- SUNDAY NOVEMBER 17
Help pack full Thanksgiving meals for food-insecure families. More information available mid-October.
The Temple Judea Green Team is a joint effort of the Social Action and Judeans for Justice committees. Our goals are to:
Some of our key accomplishments to date include:
To learn more and/or join our team, please contact:
Interested in pursuing social action on your own? Need some ideas for a Mitzvah project? Here is a list of some of our community partners.
Have questions? Want to make a suggestion? Please get in touch! You can email Jennifer Lutzky, Social Action chair, at or by clicking here: Contact Social Action