June 2021
Rabbi Perry's Articles

President's Articles

Ed Director's Articles

June 4
Elaine Cutler Becker
Gibi Cox
Harry Fierverker
Martin Greenfield
Elaine Hirsch
Gilbert Hite
Louis Kerzner:
Sylvia Melnick Laider
Ricky Lanette
Irving Park
Pauline Powell
Clara Sagansky 
June 11
Phyllis Bass
Dorothy Brahm
Catherine Holladay
Hyman Indorf
Bernice Rothstein
Gertrude Sorell
Leta Wettreich

June 18
Gloria Barkan
Joe Eskenas
Doris Feldsott
Simon Kasowitz
William Monsky
Linda Navy
Robert Perry
Melvyn Radner
June 25th
Josephine Dreher
Jessie Ginsburg
William Lasky
Mary Rauch
David Rosenberg
Robert H. Sohn
Mae Tack
Donation Acknowledgements:

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

Donations from our members

Chai Fund
Dan & Janet Dubner (in memory of Cara Sevigny)
Rosanne Riddick (Yahrzeit of Miriam Marcus)

Capital Building Fund
Tim Miranda & Liz Stewart-Miranda

Education Fund
Sharyn Sevigny (in memory of Cara Sevigny)

General Fund
Stuart & Susan Bernstein (Yahrzeit of Marcia Kasowitz)
Adam & Karyn Danzig (Yahrzeit of Irving Stern)
Ilene Order (in memory of Annette Skolnick and Stanley Young)

Music Fund
Brian & Sandy Moore (Yahrzeits of Delmyrna Moore and George Moore III)

Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund
Ron & Linda Eskin (in honor of Virtual 2nd Seder for Passover)
Sharyn Sevigny (in memory of Cara Sevigny)

Zelman Kamien Tree of Life Fund
Sharyn Sevigny (leaf purchased in memory of Cara Sevigny)
Mark & Gayle Hurd (leaf purchased in honor of birth of granddaughter Piper Rae O’Connor)

Donations from friends of Congregation Shalom

Zelman Kamien Tree of Life Fund
Bonnie Keefe (leaf purchased in memory of Matthew I. Dastis)
Bonnie Keefe (leaf purchased in memory of Lewis E. Dastis)
B'nai Mitzvahs 

6/12/2021           Joshua Wolman Bar Mitzvah
6/19/2021           Jacob Dangel Bar Mitzvah
6/26/2021           Elisabetta Shuldiner Bat Mitzvah

Please note that B'nai Mitzvah services are open to all temple members. If you would like to attend, please request a link from Sandy Moore at office@congregationshalom.org
New Members

No new members this month
Thank You

Our hearts are full from the many donations made in honor of the birth of our granddaughter, Piper. We feel very fortunate to be a part of this community and such a thoughtful extended family. 
Gayle and Mark Hurd

To all the “angels” in the Congregation Shalom family, I can’t thank you enough for looking over me during this whole health crisis. It’s really what community is all about and Arnie and I are very grateful. Thanks all.
Joan Kerzner
Congregant of the Year – Stephen Rodman

We are pleased to announce Stephen Rodman is being honored as Congregation Shalom’s 2021 Congregant of the Year! We will be celebrating this award at our reunion on June 19.
Slate for Board of Trustees

The nominating committee is pleased to announce the following slate for the Board of Trustees, to be voted on by the membership at Annual Meeting on June 8, 2021:

President: Liz Denly
1st Vice President: Cayla Maguire
Exec. VP: Aaron Ginsburg
Exec. VP: Staci Landress
Trustee: Adam Schertzer
Trustee: Karyn Stern-Danzig
Trustee: Rob Janoschek
Trustee: Gerry Indorf

Nominating Commitee:

Rob Berkovitz (Chair), Rich Laider, Elana Newman, Gary Green, David Ebersman

Annual Meeting
Tuesday, June 8 at 6:30 pm

Annual Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday June 8 at 6:30 PM. Please save the date. More information will be forthcoming.

All members are encouraged to participate in this important business of
Congregation Shalom. 

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

The Mishkan Advisory Group is 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.
iGIVE for Congregation Shalom

Shop online at 783 different well-known stores and donate money to Congregation Shalom. It's free and easy! Register at iGive for Congregation Shalom. Then, just go to the link when you shop.
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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