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Chesed - Acts of Loving Kindness at B'nai Havurah

As a community, we are committed to “gemilut chesidim,” doing kind things for others in small and large ways. We believe that acts of kindness hold the potential to embody godliness for both the giver and the receiver.

Chesed means loving kindness, which is expressed in our community through the following acts of kindness:

  • Provide meals for the ill, a bereaved family or new parents
  • Provide child care for a family in crisis
  • Provide transportation (i.e., for medical appointments, shopping and services)
  • Facilitate shiva services(Mourner’s services) by attending or helping set up services for the recently passed
  • Visit/telephone or send cards to ill, elderly or disabled congregants
  • Appreciate and utilize the strengths and power within our community

    To contact Chesed, call B’nai Havurah at 303-388-4441, or email Becky Epstein, Executive Director at exec@bnaihavurah.org or Rabbi Evette at rabbi@bnaihavurah.org.

Chesed Volunteers - A Little Bit of Kindness Goes A Long Way

Members of the Chesed Circle can only do their job if they can call upon the members of B’nai Havurah to fulfill the needs of our community.

Todah rabah/Thank you,

Chesed Circle Members:
Lorrie Tishler & Carol Bubes, Co-chairs
Sheila Bluestein
Shirley Coren
Paula Gudder
Barbara Shindell
Lisa Somerson
Barbara Stephens
Janet Tamaren
Bobbie Towbin, Advisor

 

Long Term Assistance

Chesed Circle is designed to provide short-term help for those families who are going through a crisis or need help for any reason. For those families who need long-term assistance, we refer to Jewish Family Service. Their intake person is Hannah Nusz. She is a clinical social worker. Her phone number 720-248-4701. E-mail address is hnusz@jewishfamilyservice.org

Fri, July 30 2021 21 Av 5781