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Social Action calendar was created to allow congregants to choose activities that fit in their schedule.

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A synagogue initiative to work with the local Interfaith Shelter Network over the Christmas holiday to provide assistance to people in need.

Temple Solel

The congregation established programs occuring throughout the year focusing on anti-hunger and poverty.
 
Bar and Bat Mitzvah students participate in meaningful i-fundraising efforts with ORT America and help fellow students around the world.
 

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Youth program modeled after the college Alternative Spring Break.
 
A congregation's attempt to foster and support the dynamic engagement of the synagogue’s members within the local community via a social action fair.

Congregation Oheb Sholom

Raised awareness to the plight of the three Israeli soldiers captured in the 2006 Lebanon War.

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Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel

Congregation supports local underprivileged community using Maimonides' teaching that the highest form of tzedakah is to help people help themselves.
The Temple seeked "to strip away all the excuses people have for not participating in social action" by offering its members an unusally wide array of social action opportunities.
A congregation's Mitzvah Day initiative which has turned its efforts to a Mitzvah Weekend, educating and learning about the weekend's theme: Foster Children.