Social Action Committee                                                     
By helping others, we enrich ourselves and strengthen our own community.                                                                                                
Upcoming Events

October 3, Erev Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre - don't forget to remember those who do not always fast voluntarily.  Please bring non-perishable, within date, food items to share with those who are less fortunate. There will be a box set up in the coat closet area. No glass containers, please.

October 10, SHL annual coat drive begins. There will be a box for your gently used coats in the coat closet area.

October 10, 6 pm, Joint Social Action/Religious Committee event - Musical Potluck and "Turn a New Leaf program, Join us for the inauguration of our new recycling program and the Greening of the Mishkan Torah kitchen

October 19, meet at 12:45 at Mishkan Torah for the Third Annual Greenbelt Walk to End Homelessness. We will walk around Greenbelt Lake to raise awareness and funds to help those in need of shelter. Register ahead on-line at or in person on the day of the walk.


Gan Mishkan

Mishkan Torah is cultivating a small, organic garden and has joined Green Hevra, a listing of projects and organizations that are "Jewish" and "environmental."