Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County

Tikkun Olam / Social Action

"Thou shalt not be a victim. Thou shalt not be a perpetrator. Above all, thou shalt not be a bystander." -- Holocaust Museum, Washington DC

The mission of the Social Action Committee is to promote activities at the local, national and international levels which support the Jewish idea of Tikkun Olam, Repair the World. The Social Action Committee organizes programs, projects and fundraisers to improve the lives of others in our synagogue, our local area, our nation, and throughout the world.

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Social Action Spotlight

Garry Gardner Memorial Bowls for Hunger Project

Sunday, November 6
from 11:30 AM- 2:00 PM.
A donation of $12 includes a cup of soup, bread, a drink, and a handcrafted ceramic bowl keepsake. 

Social Action News

DuPage United


DuPage United is an inclusive, non-profit, non-partisan organization whose members are civil society institutions: churches, mosques, synagogues, non-profit agencies, and associations. This mix of institutions have come together to form public relationships and to act together to improve the quality of life for individuals, families and communities. DuPage United engages in democratic action in the public arena. 


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Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 9:00am
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:30pm
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00pm