January 2022
Rabbi Perry's Articles

President's Articles

Yahrzeits Dec 26-Jan 1
(will be read Jan 7)
Dora Hyatt
Morris Kallus
Nathan Kupor
Arline Weinberg

Yahrzeits Jan 2-8
(will be read Jan 7)
Nancy Roth Berman
Howard D. Dimond
Nathan Dubner
Sally Dubner
Blanche Powell
Arthur Sawyer
Yetta Silverstein
Arnold Starr
Lee J. Strock
Micheline Szabo
Philip Sherwood Wexler
Norma Jean Wilgoren
Yahrzeits Jan 9-15
(will be read Jan 14)
Samuel Robert Berman
Gershon Yitzak Blumstein
Herman Fried
Werner Janoschek
Gertrude Kupor
Don Lischer
Nathan Marx
Paul McBride
Bob Morris
Barbara Schutzman
David Weinberg
Noel Whitby
Charles Eliot Worden
Hope Worden

Yahrzeits Jan 16-22
(will be read Jan 21)
Norman Fried
Bertrand Goldstein
Louis Goss
John Greenbach
Peter J. McHugh, Jr.
Israel Posner
Thomas Rosen
Herb Zalkind
Yahrzeits Jan 22-29
(will be read on Jan 28)
Edward Becker
Alice Danzig
Ethel Torok Friedman
Elinor Goldman
Peter Leonard
Robert Mizen
Robin Ruehli
Joseph Sauer
Samuel Schneider
Gustave Solomon
Julius Wilgoren

Yahrzeits Jan 30-Feb 5
(will be read on Feb 4)
Florence Epstein
Charles Fidler
Herbert Fischler
Olga Weiss Furedi
Tillie Katz
Raymond Leonard
Bette Lewin
Dorothy Loyer
Sarkis Nahabedian
Sol Rauch
Charles Richards
Russell Richmond
Patricia Valleley
Shirley Wettreich
Donation Acknowledgements:

The following donations were received from November 1, 2021 through November 30, 2021. All donations are very much appreciated – thank you!

Donations from our members

General Fund
Sheldon & Etta Chandler (Yahrzeits of Sampson & Lilyan Chandler and Nathan, Celia, & Myer Richard Singer)
David & Fran Hirschel (in honor of congregation’s support for and attendance at Misa Hirschel’s Bat Mitzvah)
David & Fran Hirschel (in honor of the birth of Owen Hurd)
Darren & Staci Landress (in memory of Debra Meyers)
Dennis & Susan McHugh (in honor of the births of Owen Hurd and Cooper Newlon)
David Penfield & Becky Bronson (in honor of the births of Owen Hurd and Cooper Newlon)
David Penfield & Becky Bronson (in memory of Harry Rubenstein)

Endowment Fund
Fred & Esther Wikander (in memory of Harry Rubenstein)

Music Fund
Don & Heidi Levi (in honor of the birth of Owen Hurd)

Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund
Terry & Phyllis Howard
Alex Katz (Yahrzeit of Anna Katz)
Jane Morrissey (in memory of Gordon Schacht and in honor of Marty Weintraub’s recovery)
Jean Rubinstein (in memory of Harry Rubinstein)

Donations from friends of Congregation Shalom

General Fund
Phyllis Bronson (Yahrzeits of Irma and Gordon Bronson)
Chris & Mimi Brophy (in memory of Harry Rubenstein)
Alfred Goldstein (in honor of Rabbi Perry)
Joan Hutchinson (in honor of High Holiday services)
Leon & Elizabeth Krangle (in honor of High Holiday services)
Wendy Sprattler

Education Fund
Les & Ellen Cohen (in honor of the birth of Owen Hurd)

Martin Ames Memorial Social Action Fund
Karen Ames (in memory of Harry Rubenstein)
B'nai Mitzvot

No B'nai Mitzvot this month
New Members
Please welcome the following new members to our temple family: 

Joni Berman
Michelle and Michael Isherwood
Thank You
Thank you Congregation Shalom Community for the generous donations given in memory of my beloved husband Harry Rubinstein. The thoughtfulness and support extended to me and my family during this difficult time, lifted our spirits.
Jean Rubinstein

Dear Friends,
In good times and in not so good times, our temple family has embraced us. Thank you for your donations on the birth of our grandson, Owen Nathaniel Hurd and then again two weeks later when Dan had emergency gall bladder surgery. Happy to report both Owen and Dan are doing well!  We appreciate your support and generosity. Wishing you all good health and happiness in 2022! 
With love, Dan & Janet
And Don't Forget...
Youth Scholarships

Throughout the year, there are many enriching Jewish experiences available to our youth through our synagogue or the community.These include, but aren't limited to, summer camps and trips to Washington, New York, and Israel. Fortunately, there is some scholarship money available through the temple to those families in need of financial assistance for these opportunities. Please contact Margie Berenson at 
scholarship@congregationshalom.org with any questions and/or for an application form. 
Grocery Cards

Grocery cards are available for Hannaford, Stop&Shop and Donelan's, and the Temple earns a 6% profit. This leads to thousands of dollars for our programs, with no extra out-of-pocket money from you. Contact Toby Sedgwick,
giftcards@congregationshalom.org to sign up for the monthly program, or to just get a few cards when you are doing a lot of shopping, and then start giving back to Congregation Shalom while you fill your fridge. You can have grocery cards sent to college students too!
Order Bookplates for our High Holiday Prayerbooks

We are always pleased to accept bookplate orders at any time of the year. One set of bookplates costs $36.00. Since there are 2 bookplates, you do not have to have the same name on both plates. Use this LINK to obtain the order form. Please send the completed form and check (addressed to Congregation Shalom) to Laura Rodman at 35 Digital Drive # 201, Nashua, NH 03062.

This is a beautiful way to remember lifecycle events.
Caring Committee

The Caring Committee is always available to provide meals or transportation to those members and families who need a little help. Please don't hesitate to email Katie Wolman at caringchair@congregationshalom.org or Rabbi Perry at rabbi@congregationshalom.org, or feel free to call Katie at home.
Changed your address? 

Notify us at emailchange@congregationshalom.org and we'll make sure all the right organizations at the Temple are informed. Please include your full name in your request.
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If you make a purchase through iGive within 45 days of signing up, an extra $5.00 will go to Congregation Shalom. If you have any questions, please contact Laura.
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