In addition to our Board of Directors, we often use committees to oversea certain areas of the synagogue or plan special events.

Bikur Cholim

In Hebrew it means “visiting the sick”. The committee also provides support for the caregivers.

Chair: Jill Stone, moc.l1513359054iamg@1513359054709en1513359054otSll1513359054iJ1513359054 609-642-6940

Blood Drive

A Blood Drive is held twice a year (January and July).

Chair: Barbara (Bobby) Bergman, ten.e1513359054nilno1513359054tpo@y1513359054llani1513359054f1513359054  732-246-7285


The committee determines the policies by which our members are entitled to internment at the synagogue’s cemetery.

College Connection

The Synagogue keeps in touch with our college students while they are away at school and sends packages throughout the year for various holidays. They are well received and are a vital link between our Synagogue and the college youth.

Chair: Phyllis Safeer, ten.t1513359054sacmo1513359054c@rsj1513359054bp1513359054  732-432-9622

Gift Card Committee

All B’nai Tikvah members are encouraged to purchase Supermarket Gift Cards. This policy, implemented by the Board of Directors, is designed to increase revenues while providing members with a form of dues reduction.

Chair: Barry Safeer, ten.t1513359054sacmo1513359054c@ree1513359054faS1513359054  732-432-9622


Chair: Bill Greenberg, ten.e1513359054nilno1513359054tpo@81513359054944ro1513359054liaS1513359054  732-297-6953


Chair: Phyllis Safeer, ten.t1513359054sacmo1513359054c@rsj1513359054bp1513359054 732-432-9622

Parent Action Committee (PAC)

The PAC aids the Nursery School Director and other committees with fundraising, special and social events, such as Hanukah, Purim, class trips, and tzedakah.
Co-chairs: Dana Chalson, moc.l1513359054iamg@1513359054anadn1513359054nep1513359054, and Marlene Buckwald, moc.l1513359054oa@9115133590548hcae1513359054tram1513359054

Ritual Committee

The volunteers on the Ritual Committee organize Daily Minyanim, Shiva Minyanim, services for Shabbat, High Holidays and Festivals.

Chair: Gordon Heit, ten.t1513359054sacmo1513359054c@71215133590540nodr1513359054oG1513359054 732-297-6284

School Board

The Religious School Board provides guidance, feedback, and support to the School Director and establishes policies governing the Religious School and Junior Congregation.

Co-Chairs: Sharon Cohen, moc.d1513359054uolci1513359054@nora1513359054hsgre1513359054bdlog1513359054 and Suzanne Oliver, moc.l1513359054oa@8015133590546sret1513359054ooP1513359054.

Social Action

Each year we run a Needy family Program.

Contact: Janice Baer, ten.n1513359054ozire1513359054v@11d1513359054bbj1513359054  732-940-0268