Cultivating produce on synagogue grounds to serve at a local soup kitchen. Community Contact Information: Temple Oheb Shalom Baltimore, MD www.templeohebshalom.org Goals: Foster relationships between local Jewish and African-American communities. Grow fresh produce for a population in need.
Congregants pledged to volunteer 18 hours a year. Community Contact Information: Temple Judea Tarzana, CA www.templejudea.com Goals: Encourage members to engage in individual, as well as congregational acts of tikkun olam. Establish the idea that individual mitzvot connect a community.