Tikkun Olam (healing the world)

Tikkun Olam (healing the world), social action, and social justice are important values of the modern Reform movement and a priority at Temple Emanuel. We are typically involved in at least one Tikkun Olam activity every month.  To participate in these activities or to suggest another one of particular interest to you, please email TikkunOlam@TempleEmanuel-GNH.org.

HIGH HOLY DAYS FOOD PROJECT 2017 / 5778

HIGH HOLY DAYS FOOD PROJECT 2017 / 5778

  Dear Temple Emanuel Congregants:              For the twenty fourth consecutive year, Temple Emanuel will participate in the High Holy Days Food Project.  The food we collect will be divided between the food pantries of both Jewish Family Service (JFS) and the Town of Orange’s Human Services Department where they help feed the many needy … Continue reading “HIGH HOLY DAYS FOOD PROJECT 2017 / 5778”

JCARR JOYFULLY WELCOMES NEW SYRIAN FAMILY

JCARR JOYFULLY WELCOMES NEW SYRIAN FAMILY

On Thursday, April 26, JCARR welcomed a new refugee family from Syria, our third refugee family in a year. The normal anticipation and anxiety we feel in awaiting their arrival was heightened by the announcement of a proposed Executive Order that was rumored might be signed that very day that would halt refugee entry into … Continue reading “JCARR JOYFULLY WELCOMES NEW SYRIAN FAMILY”