Sisterhood

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We are a multi-generational group of women who offer support to our religious school, synagogue, and community.  With several special interest groups and events ranging from social to community service, we hope to provide you a stronger connection to the CAA family.

Sisterhood Agudas Achim supports our own community through a vast array of programming for the congregants as well as contributing financially to the CAARS (Congregation Agudas Achim Religious school), United Synagogue Youth (USY) and other synagogue projects.

Sisterhood Agudas Achim is a member of the Women’s League for Conservative Judaism, the largest synagogue-based conservative women’s organization in the world. Our mission is to strengthen and unite the women of our congregation and support them in mutual efforts, to understand and perpetuate Conservative Judaism in the home, synagogue, and community and to reinforce our bonds with Israel and Jews worldwide.

Connect with SAA on facebook!  You can also contact co-Presidents Sandy Sack at ssacktx@gmail.com or Dana Winer at dana21@utexas.edu

 

What is Sisterhood Doing This Year?

For 5778 (2017-18) the SAA board has identified the following priorities:

  • Support synagogue youth
  • Engage in innovative programming
  • Socialize with your sisters!

How do we do this?  You’ll have the opportunity to socialize at new programs as well as tried and true favorites, such as the Painting Party and Fredericksburg Trip.  Bring the kiddos to family-friendly events like Chanukah Bingo and the Christmas Cookie Project.  We put a new twist on programs, such as Ladies Night Out (aka Opening Event).  We raise money to support CAARS and USY with fundraising projects like the Rosh Hashana honey sale and the CAA directory, and we support future Conservative clergy through a very successful Torah Fund Dinner.  Of course, Sisterhood is proud to offer CAA’s Judaica Shop under the direction of Kathy Benayoun and a group of dedicated volunteers.  Click here for the Judaica Shop.

SAA Calendar 2017-2018

October 16      AJFF Preview Lunch

October 26      Ladies Night Out

December 10   Chanukah Bingo & Tax Free Day

December 17   Torah Scroll Brunch

December 25   Christmas Cookie Project

January 20       Sisterhood Shabbat

January 21       Tu B’shvat Seder

February 25     Fredericksburg Trip

March 22         Torah Fund Dinner

March 25         Tax Free Day

May 6              Painting Party



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Join us for a wonderful year of interesting & fun programs, as we continue to support our community. All our activities are made possible by YOUR membership. Annual dues are $42 after Aug 31.

Be a Miriam Level Sisterhood member for only $54 at any time. Your increased donation allows Sisterhood to be open to all women, regardless of finances.

Checks can be made payable to: “SAA” & mailed to: CAA/SAA, Membership, P.O. Box 28400 Austin, TX 78755-8400. Questions? Please contact membership VP, Cindy Fudman by email saa.austin.membership@gmail.com.

Please click here to renew your membership!