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THE CONNECTION
SEPTEMBER 2019
SISTERHOOD OF
The Temple, Congregation B'nai Jehudah
A Women of Reform Judaism Organization
May this New Year be filled
with health & happiness,
and sweet moments for
you and your family.

L’shanah Tovah!
The Sisterhood Board

September
Membership Luncheon & Installation, Sunday 9/22, Oakwood Country Club
Mah Jongg Wednesday 9/11 & 9/25
Rosh Hashanah Challah Pick up Sunday, 9/29
October
Yom Kippur Challah Pick up Tuesday, 10/8
Girls Night Out, Thursday 10/17, Barrio Mexican Kitchen + Bar
Mah Jongg Wednesday 10/16 & 10/30
November
Mah Jongg Wednesday 11/6 & 11/20
HIGH HOLIDAY CHALLAHS
Don't miss out!
ORDER DEADLINE IS
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
For Rosh Hashanah &
Yom Kippur Pick-up
Large Round
Plain or Raisin
$13 each
Fresh Delicious
Kosher Challahs
baked by Bagel Works
Payment available by
Credit Card or Check!
Click on button to either way to place your order Payment details are on the order form when you click button.
Challah Pick-up
The Jewish Community Center
5801 W. 115th Street
10:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. both days

For Rosh Hashanah    
Sunday, September 29, Front Lobby

For Yom Kippur
Tuesday, October 8,
Glass Gallery in Front Lobby
For questions, please contact
our co-Chairs:
Amy Cohn, 913-707-2373 or
Lana Ravis, 913-345-9035
Thank you for helping Sisterhood
support our Congregation and its youth!
L'Shanah Tovah
FALL MEMBERSHIP APPRECIATION LUNCHEON
Registration & payment
must be received by
Sunday, September 15
Everyone must register by clicking yellow button!
Charge & check options & instructions
available when registering.
You are Cordially Invited to Attend Sisterhood’s
"Fashion-Friendly Fun"
Membership Appreciation Luncheon & Installation*
Please join us to celebrate autumn’s 
bountiful season with a delicious lunch
while falling into fashion featuring
Chico's Hot New Looks
modeled by our own "Sisters"!

Sunday, September 22, 2019
Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Oakwood Country Club
9800 Grandview Road

$15 for Sisterhood Members
$25 for Non-Member Guests
EVENT CHAIRS
Vice Presidents of Programming
Hilary Fried
Louise Pollock Gruenebaum

Vice Presidents of Membership
Ellen Jacobs
Kristi Kanarek
GIRLS NIGHT OUT
Ole' It's GNO Day
Join your "Sisters" for
Girls Night Out
Thursday October 17, 6:00 pm
Barrio Mexican Kitchen + Bar
11118 Holmes Road
in Red Bridge
Satisfy your craving for scrumptious tacos, tempting enchiladas, cool salads,
tequila - inspired libations & more!

Please let Nancy know by Sunday
October 13, 2019
Please RSVP to Nancy Fox below
or call 816-805-9971
MAH JONGG

Everyone is invited to join the Mah Jongg Gals! Beginners and experienced players are welcome. We usually have 2-3 tables and have a great time!. Can't join us every time, that's fine, too! 
Wednesday evenings
6:45 - 9:00 p.m.
Hosted at players' homes  
September 11 & 25
October 16 & 30

To be added to the Mah Jongg e-mail list and for hostess/game locations, please CLICK BELOW to contact Lois Bernstein, Mah Jongg chair.
MEMBERSHIP
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Membership has its perks!

We're hoping that you will take a moment, maybe while enjoying your morning cup of coffee, to show your support for Sisterhood with your membership contribution!
Annual Membership
June 2019 - May 2020
Please consider a special donation level to help support our many activities! 
$45 Annual
$63 Rachel
$81 Miriam
$99 Leah
$117 Sarah
The heart of Sisterhood lies in our community of amazing women. Sisterhood membership brings women together to enjoy a variety of activities for friendship, camaraderie, personal growth, service and learning. Your membership helps us provide essential funds to support the Congregation, it's youth and the community. All members receive the "perk" of 10% off in our Gift Shop and $15 Membership Appreciation Luncheon charge instead of $25! We hope you will join us at Oakwood Country Club on Sunday, September 22, so we can show our appreciation to all our members.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to either of us if you want to visit, have any questions or need information.
Thank you for your support!

Ellen Jacobs
ergjacobs@gmail.com or 816-522-4390
  Kristi Kanerek
kristikanarek@gmail.com or 913-754-6774
Membership Vice Presidents
C CONDOLENCES TO...
OUR CONDOLENCES TO...

Barbie Rogoff, on the passing of her Aunt, Marcia Temple, on August 13.

We apologize for any errors or omissions. 
Please let us know if we have done so at  sisterhoodcbj@gmail.com 
SISTERHOOD SUPPORT
THREE GREAT WAYS TO SUPPORT SISTERHOOD ALL THROUGH THE YEAR!
SPONSOR AN
EREV SHABBAT
BISSELEH NOSH

Sponsoring a Bisseleh Nosh on Erev Shabbat for a special occasion is a great way to make someone feel special! Sponsor in Honor or in Memory of special people in your life. Celebrate a Birthday, Anniversary, Birth of a Baby, Marriage, Graduation and more!

Your sponsorship is mentioned in the Shabbat flyer.

Regular Nosh $200
Hot Bisseleh Nosh $275
(Hot not available at JCC)

To reserve a date and for more information, please contact:
Jean Osbourn at B'nai Jehudah, 913-663-4050 or click on the link.
MAKE A CONTRIBUTION TO A SISTERHOOD FUND

Make a contribution in honor or in memory of a loved one or friend. We'll send a card and your donation is listed in the Congregation's monthly Bulletin. Please click on link below for form and instructions!

TRIBUTE FUND
For general support of our Congregation, its youth and our community.
  
CHARLENE GELB MEMORIAL ONEG SHABBAT FUND:
For Erev Shabbat Bisseleh Nosh prior to services.
  
HELEN S. GREEN MEMORIAL PULPIT FLOWER FUND
For Bimah flowers and landscapin g.

RUTH KAROL LEADERSHIP TRAINING FUND
 For leadership development & WRJ conferences for Board members.
CLEAN UP YOUR HOME FOR OUR CAUSE!

You will get a tax donation form and Sisterhood gets a percentage of the earnings thanks to our Sisterhood member, Lori Siegel, the owner of the resale shop "A Lotta Stuff at Stan's".

Items should be in the garage boxed and ready to go. If necessary she can help clean out and remove usable items from your home for a reasonable charge. Lori can use almost any item as long as it is not ripped, stained, broken, and still has some usefulness. 

To arrange a pick-up, please call Lori's cell, 816-668-3960, or
A Lotta Stuff at Stan's
913-299-2939 
Please mention Sisterhood!
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