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.l1488211488iamg@1488211488709en1488211488otSll1488211488iJ1488211488 609-642-6940

Blood Drive

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

Chair: Barbara (Bobby) Bergman, ten.e1488211488nilno1488211488tpo@y1488211488llani1488211488f1488211488  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.t1488211488sacmo1488211488c@rsj1488211488bp1488211488  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.t1488211488sacmo1488211488c@ree1488211488faS1488211488  732-432-9622


Chair: Bill Greenberg, ten.e1488211488nilno1488211488tpo@81488211488944ro1488211488liaS1488211488  732-297-6953


Chair: Phyllis Safeer, ten.t1488211488sacmo1488211488c@rsj1488211488bp1488211488 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.l1488211488iamg@1488211488anadn1488211488nep1488211488, and Marlene Buckwald, moc.l1488211488oa@9114882114888hcae1488211488tram1488211488

Ritual Committee

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

Chair: Gordon Heit, ten.t1488211488sacmo1488211488c@71214882114880nodr1488211488oG1488211488 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.d1488211488uolci1488211488@nora1488211488hsgre1488211488bdlog1488211488 and Suzanne Oliver, moc.l1488211488oa@8014882114886sret1488211488ooP1488211488.

Social Action

Each year we run a Needy family Program.

Contact: Janice Baer, ten.n1488211488ozire1488211488v@11d1488211488bbj1488211488  732-940-0268