Committee Descriptions
If you are interested in joining any of our committees, please contact the synagogue office at (313) 962-4047 x3.

Building Operations – Oversees the use and maintenance of the Synagogue building.

Capital Improvements — Works with architects and building experts to inform the forthcoming capital campaign to enhance and improve our facility.

Creative Communications – Communicates activities of the synagogue, creates PR materials, and helps with outreach to our membership, the Detroit Jewish community, and our supporters.

Programming – Works with the Program Coordinator to create educational, social, social justice, and Judaic programs that are challenging, inclusive, inspiring and experiential.

Fundraising – Develops plans to revitalize the Downtown Synagogue’s building and provide resources for our operations and programming.

Membership – Plans for annual membership drive. Creates processes to attract new and retain existing members. Plans and promotes activities to get members involved in Synagogue activities.

Ritual – Helps guide the Downtown Synagogue on religious and ritual philosophy and practice.