In The Community

In the Community – Week of June 14th, 2019

In the Community – Week of June 8th, 2019

THIS Sunday and Monday YOU can make a HUGE difference in the Jewish future of the youth of St. Louis. The Jewish Student Union (JSU) will be running a $50,000 matching campaign. ALL donations will be matched dollar for dollar. If you have already donated this year, please consider an additional donation. If you have not yet donated to JSU this year, NOW is your chance to have DOUBLE impact. Please visit to donate on line from 10:00am Sunday to 10:00pm Monday. To donate off line or prior to Sunday at 10:00am, please contact Rabbi Rovinsky or Rabbi Staum. To learn more about JSU, please visit

It’s an exciting time at Covenant Place as residents move into the new Covenant Place II! Our professional team members are seeking volunteers for several 3-hour time frames starting at the end of June and into early July. Many of you participated in a similar move when the new Covenant Place I opened and felt a great deal of satisfaction in being of help to the residents. If you would like to
volunteer or have any questions, please contact Susan Kemppainen at 314-432-1610, ext. 1112.

~ This Week’s Torah Trivia ~

Last Week’s Question: Today is Erev Shavuot.

Question – What does the word Shavuot Mean?
Answer: Shavuoth means weeks, as in the 7 weeks that we counted from Pesach until this holiday.

This Week’s Question: How many mian Levite families were there? What were their