LOIS LINDEN NELSON
BRIDES: Furnished Brides’ Rooms; Offered one year complimentary membership in Sisterhood.
CHILDREN AND YOUTH: Generous contribution to the 2009-2010 Emergency Tuition Scholarship Fund for Beth Hayeled and Religious School, Beth Hayeled bicycle path, playground games and equipment, furniture for Youth Lounge and six Nursery School classrooms; scholarships for Camp Ramah, Israel Pilgrimage, Teen Mission; B’nai Mitzvah Tzedakah Boxes, holiday treats.
CLERGY: Designed and furnished Robing Room, clergy offices.
COLLEGE STUDENTS: Gift boxes for college students, Annual dinners at University of Michigan and
Michigan State University.
COMMUNITY: Tutors in Detroit Public Schools; JVS Lunch; Sh’lom Bayit; JARC employment; Yad Ezra
support; Israel Bonds purchases; Chaverim visits to the ill and homebound; Tikkun Olam Project.
CONGREGATION: Facilitate weekly Shabbat lunch for the congregation; B’nai Mitzvah families and special occasions; Bimah flowers; Kiddush; Sukkah decorations, Annual Meeting refreshments; Chuppah for wedding ceremonies; programs and movie nights, complimentary membership in Sisterhood for new members; Generations gift to the Endowment Fund.
EDUCATION: Adult B’nai Mitzvah Classes; Book Club, Hebrew Literacy Class; Lifelong Learning series; Women’s League Convention delegation; Women’s League Leadership Training; Sisterhood Shabbat.
KITCHENS: Original equipment for both kitchens in Southfield, and replacement equipment for Sisterhood kitchen.
LIBRARIES: Extensive audio-visual equipment; movable shelving for 7,000 volume Hebrew and Yiddish collection; furniture, carpeting.
OFFICES: Computers, printers, fax machine, copiers.
RESTROOMS: Ladies Rooms refurnished and updated.
SANCTUARIES: Major donations for new sound system, and for new Torah Mantles and Ark curtains in both sanctuaries and the Tikvah Chapel; Sculpture; Ark draperies, desk covers, chairs redone.
SOCIAL HALLS: New and refurbished room dividers, original curtains for social halls, chairs reupholstered; movie screen plus original and replacement stage curtains for Morris Adler Hall.
TORAH FUND CONTRIBUTIONS: Advancement of Learning Plaque in memory of Goldie Adler (z’l); Bookshelves in the Seminary Library dedicated to Leypsa and Rabbi Irwin (z’l) Groner, Goldie (z’l), and Rabbi Morris (z’l) Adler chandelier in Women’s League Seminary Synagogue; Named Plaques placed at The Mathilde Schechter Residence Hall, The Seminary Quadrangle, and American Jewish University.
We’re collecting new or gently-used bras at our 2019
Lois Linden Nelson Woman’s World event to benefit isupportthegirls.org.