The Children’s Village Holiday Party 2019: A Success

Dear Friends, On Friday, December 27, Temple Emanu-El hosted the Children’s Village Annual Holiday party in I. M. Wise Hall. What a truly wonderful and festive celebration as over 280 children and their foster parents enjoyed a delicious meal and scrumptious desserts. 80 staff members from the Children’s Village also attended, as many of them …

Holiday Toy Drive

Please help to make the holiday season brighter for children who are receiving treatment for various illnesses. The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) is the only hospital in the Bronx exclusively dedicated to meeting the healthcare needs of children. Nestled between Manhattan and Westchester County, CHAM is a premier academic children’s hospital, nationally renowned for …

Religious School Sweethearts: New Members Have a Long History at Emanu-El

By Jackie Peterson, Communications Manager Religious School is a time to learn about Jewish identity and history, to develop a sense of right and wrong, to make lasting friendships, to study for a Bar or Bat Mitzvah… and, for some, a time to meet their future spouse. Matt and Annabel Perelman did not start their …

A Profound Impact: Join Us This Year

Temple Emanu-El is home to an extremely active Tikkun Olam committee. Each year, they seek to impact our community in a meaningful way — mitzvah by mitzvah, they work to repair the world. The Tikkun Olam committee not only betters countless lives in our city, but also creates and strengthens meangingful connections in our temple …

Summer Book Drive

JUNE 3 – AUGUST 23 Summer Book Drive to Fill the Bookshelves at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Please help fill the shelves for young patients that are undergoing treatment at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx. Your book donations will be a welcome distraction from their health concerns. Please view the wish lists below and …

Congratulations to our Newly-Confirmed Young Men and Women

Congratulations to our newly-confirmed young men and women. Their names are below, in order of appearance in the above photo: Front Row: Liliana Greyf, Julia Decker, Hailey Schwartzberg, Sloane Wachs, Blythe Breitman, Catie Kirk Second Row: Haley Melniker, Mena Solomon, Olivia Anton, Carly Geneen, Davide Murillo What is Confirmation? The Confirmation Program, open to high …