The East District is very pleased to announce that one of its congregations won an Epstein Award, and one congregation received
Every two years, Communicate
summaries in several categories to receive an Epstein Award,
recognizing those congregations' outstanding programming. Award
recipients receive a $1,000 grant in programming funds to be awarded at
the URJ Biennial Convention.
More about the awards and the specific program winners can be found here.
Mazel Tov to the following award winner:
Temple Rodef Shalom - Falls Church, VA Category: How to Green Your Congregation "Carbon Neutral Calculator:
Mazel Tov to the following honorable mention recipient:
Congregation Kol Ami - White Plains, NY
"Yad b'Yad: Synagogue-Based Initiative for Teens with Developmental Challenges"