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Mitzvah Committee

The Mitzvah Committee exists to assist and support CBE congregants during times of joy and times of sorrow. Currently, the Mitzvah Committee offers the following: 

In times of joy and celebration …

  • Welcomes new babies to the Congregation with a gift; offers help with baby naming ceremonies; and offers meals
  • Supports college-bound or trade school bound high school seniors and college students when possible by providing a CBE contact on campus; sends congratulatory cards upon graduation; provides rising high school seniors with contacts on various college campuses
  • Attends simchas, particularly if a minyan is needed

In times of sadness or difficulty …

  • Supports members suffering from illness, injury or hospitalization by offering meals, visits and transportation if possible; sends get well cards and/or gifts
  • Supports members grieving from the recent loss of a loved one by helping with shiva minyans and offering meals during time of mourning
  • Makes every effort to match less mobile members with a CBE buddy who can provide an occasional call, visit and/or transportation
Wed, December 1 2021 27 Kislev 5782