Posts Categorized: Social Action Scoop

Racism and Social Justice

The committee on Racism and Social Justice has created a resource list for our membership. This list includes articles, videos, podcasts, books, etc. We hope it provides our congregants further enrichment and education on important social issues. We encourage congregants to contribute to the list. We would like this to be a list that grows… Read more »

Social Action Committee Yearly Review

The SAC has a very active membership committed to Tikun Olam ( repairing our world) The members include: Judy Gunnar,Lenore Holloway , Judi Hyman, Rita Kagan, karen Herskovic  ,Tish Levee, Cheryle Stern Miller, Susan Miller, lyla Nathan ( co chair), Ellen Mundell, Bobbie Rosenthal ( co chair), Carol Swanson, Michelle Zygielbaum .  I thank them… Read more »

Social Action bringing dinner to The Palms

The Social Action Committee is having a zoom meeting on Tuesday, July 14, at 1:30. We will be discussing future plans for dinners at The Palms. Anyone is invited to join us and see what we are doing. We always  encourage more community participation. The zoom address is Meeting ID: 848 6400 4826

Social Action and social distancing

Shalom everyone, we had a very productive meeting and I want to fill in those who couldn’t make it. We missed you! First off, thanks to Judy, Judi and Susan for distributing the food to members in our community. Of course a huge thanks to Bernard and Maria. I thanked them on behalf of SAC…. Read more »

Common Ground

A dear friend recently sent me an advertisement from the Danish government that challenged people to step outside their defining boxes of us/them. I found it very intriguing so I thought I would pass this article on to our Kehilla. As we know it is sometimes very difficult to find things that we, as human… Read more »

Social Action Committee Fall News

Toda Raba to the Beth Ami family and friends who filled the Redwood Empire Food Bank bins to overflowing during the holidays . Once again we have demonstrated our commitment to Tikun Olam. We need to remember that hunger never takes a holiday, so please continue to bring healthy food to the shul on a… Read more »

Social Action in the New Year

The social action committee wishes everyone a sweet and happy New Year.  As we prepare for the holy days we want to thank everyone in the kehilla who helps support our  mission of Tikun Olam.(fixing the world) Your continued support of the Redwood Empire Food Bank and supplying toiletries and winter clothes for the needy… Read more »

Social Action Report

The Social Action Committee (SAC) is a committee comprised of many dedicated people who volunteer to spread good will and Tikun Olam to our Beth Ami Kehilla and the greater Sonoma County community. Thanks to our members: Susan Miller, Ellen Mundell, Judi Hyman, Carol Swanson, Lenore Holloway, Rita Kagan, Tish Levee, Cheryle Miller, Michelle Zygielbaum,… Read more »

Social Action feeds people

The Social Action Committee was at the Redwood Empire Food Bank mid-April.  We worked with other volunteers and assembled 350 boxes of non perishable food which will serve over 8,000 meals.  On Wednesday May 15th we will be at The Palms hotel and serve dinner.  Both of these projects fill our souls – we welcome… Read more »

Social Action News

The Social Action Committee recently had two very successful activities. Last week we went to the Redwood Empire Food Bank where we husked and packed corn from 5:00-7:00 pm Lots of fun. Afterwards we went out for a Mexican dinner. Those participating were, Jared and Barb, Maggie and Bobbie, Lyla, Judi and Lenore. Thanks to… Read more »