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OurJewishCommunity.org
October 15, 2009

My family has recently moved out of town and could not attend the "bricks and mortar" high holiday services at Beth Adam this year. I had no idea what to expect from the online services, but was blown away by the community that arose through the Facebook chat that accompanied the service. We even found some long lost cousings in Brazil! I was so grateful to have a place to "go" to be with friends during the holidays.

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The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Beth Adam has an amazingly deep talent pool, including their two rabbis. This is a congregation of "big thinkers," and it shows through innovation and creativity across the board - including ourjewishcommunity.org.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Rock! There are so many unaffiliated Jews who might welcome a chance to be culturally connected again. One person can do a lot, but together we can really make a difference in the world!

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I could have been there in person.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

MY ROLE:
Volunteer & At Beth Adam, I taught religious education, sang in the choir, served on the board; my husband was on the finance commity and ran the blood drive; our son was in religious education.