Committees are groups of temple members who make general recommendations on congregation policies and programs, in partnership with the professional staff and the Board of Trustees. Any member in good standing may join a committee.

Members in good standing who are interested in starting on the leadership path at Temple Beth El should contact Elinor Josephson at [email protected]

Religious Activities Committee
Ark in the Merle E. Singer Sanctuary at the Schaefer Family Campus of Temple Beth El of Boca Raton

Collaborates on the enrichment of religious activities, including worship, holiday honors, interfaith relations, Holocaust awareness, and Israeli affairs. This committee is chaired by the Vice President of Religious Activities.

Engagement & Programming Committee
Members of the Cooks' Corner Beth El Circle in a member's kitchen making rugelach cookies

Encourages and promotes membership recruitment and retention including congregational and community outreach, and adult programming that builds meaningful communal relationships with the Congregation. This committee is chaired by the Vice President of Engagement and Programming.

Facilities & Technology Committee
Schaefer Family Campus Temple Beth El of Boca Raton

Supports and advocates ideas within facilities and technology division of the temple including building upgrades, software and hardware. Gives lay leadership support to the Director of Facilities. This committee is chaired by the Vice President of Facilities and Technology.

Social Action Committee
Chaverim logo, small groups of friends

Identifies and empowers social action initiatives, including community service programs and social justice initiatives. This committee is chaired by the Vice President of Social Action.