SOCIAL ACTION FORUM:

TURKEY “MITZVAH” DONATIONS:

Each year the Women of Rodef Sholom help feed the hungry through our Holiday Dinner Drive project on behalf of the SF Marin Food Bank. 225,000 people in Marin and San Francisco rely on the food bank for meals.  Your donation makes a huge difference. At this holiday season, please make a donation today online at http://www.sfmfoodbank.org/dinnerdrive and select Congregation Rodef Sholom from the drop down menu or mail in your check payable to the SF Marin Food Bank to Congregation Rodef Sholom, Attention: WRS.

Please give generously
For every $1 you donate, the Food Bank distributes 3 meals

SOCIAL ACTION “HANDS-ON”

Volunteer at the Marin Food BankTuesday, Nov 7th 9 am-12 Noon

     The Women of Rodef Sholom will be volunteering at the Marin Food Bank. We have 12 volunteer slots to fill.  Please follow this link to register your attendance. http://volmarinfb.org/node/add/group-confirmation/46250
     Contact Jodie Silberman, CLICK HERE for additional information.  Email Jodie once you have registered for further instructions.  Please note close-toed shoes are required.  We look forward to providing service to our community and working hand in hand with our fellow sisters, friends and congregants.  The food bank warehouse is located at 75 Digital Drive in Novato.

SOCIAL ACTION Save the Date:

REST Shelter Dinner & Music – Wed, Dec 13th – Temple Social Hall

The Women of Rodef Sholom will be organizing and arranging a fabulous dinner, music, hospitality, love and support for our REST guests.  We can decide if we would like to cook as a group in the Mitzvah Kitchen, set, serve and support, and if we would like to ask some of our musicians to join us.

Let’s make a difference and offer an amazing night for these special men.  A small committee is being formed. If you are interested in participating, please email Jodie Silberman CLICK HERE.

YOUR TIKKUN OLAM FUNDING IN ACTION:

Tikkun Olam is a core WRS value.
In that spirit, in September, WRS has contributed to:

  • Hurricane Harvey: Congregation Beth Israel in Houston, TXIn response to Hurricane Harvey, WRS made a donation to Congregation Beth Israel, the largest congregation in the Houston area; they will be assisting hundreds of families in the coming months.  Our donation will purchase gift cards to assist in meeting immediate needs and for replenishing clothing, toiletries, household items, school supplies for children.
  • Rodef Sholom Mitzvah Day Breakfast 
  • Rodef Sholom Senior Luncheons
Thank you for your generous contributions

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