6 Tips for working Moms to survive Back to School

Feels like yesterday was the last day of school …. fast forward…. and the kids are back to school after a summer spend at camp, pool parties, traveling, watching TV late and more…. Here are some tips for working Mom’s to survive the “Back To School” rush: Be kind to yourself, you are wonder woman…

A Sunday morning at the Ronald McDonald House in Dallas, TX

In the beginning of the year we – the Social Action Committee – started planning a volunteer event at the Ronald McDonald House (RMH) here in Dallas. We quickly settled on a breakfast date and in early June we had our actual meal planning session. Since this was a first time for most of us,…

Amos Oz, Israeli Author and Peace Advocate, Dies at 79

Orbituary by By Isabel Kershner published in the The New York Times JERUSALEM — Amos Oz, the renowned Israeli author whose work captured the characters and landscapes of his young nation, and who matured into a leading moral voice and an insistent advocate for peace with the Palestinians, died on Friday. He was 79. His death was…

Kidtober

Social Action in conjunction with Women of Adat Chaverim has renamed this month to be « Kidtober ». While we are focusing on collecting toys for a local kid’s shelter we are also collecting various items for the “tent cities” created under the Trump administration. These temporary housings detain children of illegal immigrants. Read all the facts…

5779 Rosh Hashannah Address

Why am I here? Really, why am I here? Before I answer that, allow me to first welcome everyone with a Shana Tova. Happy New Year! I am so happy to see so many members, visitors, past members and guests. If you don’t know me, my name is Terry Sigle. My wife, Michelle and 3…

Regret and renewal come together in celebration

Summer is coming to an end, well I don’t know if that is true for Texas but here in Northern Germany you can feel it. You can have lunch and afternoon tea outdoors but in the evening you cherish the comfort of a blanket. I always did like the end of summer; there is something…

#AdatChaverimCares

Watch our video Support the High Holy Days Food Drive   Several years ago when my wife Sibylle became the Social Action chair of Adat Chaverim one of the first things she did, was to extend the annual food drive to include the backpack program championed by Mayor Harry. @PlanoMayorHarry – thank you !  …

Your Rosh Hashanah Dinner Table

[URIS id=913] Here we are, Rosh Hashanah is in about 2 weeks. Getting nervous? Any ideas on how to create a pretty table setting? Maybe these ideas will help.

HIGH HOLY DAYS FOOD DRIVE 2018

Once again Social Action together with Sister & Brotherhood, Religious Practices, Religious School and CFTY will organize the annual High Holy Days Food Drive to support the Jewish Family Services Food Pantry and the Plano Back Pack Program championed by Mayor Harry. Look for the grocery bags that we supply for you on Rosh Hashanah…

Nice Plastic Bottle You’re Wearing

Recycling at Adat Chaverim is supported by Social Action. Well, good for you! You put your empty Mountain Dew bottle into the recycling bin when you were done, and you didn’t chuck it into the trash. Instead of throwing away those jeans that no longer fit because your mom makes really good lasagna they shrunk…