"Grassroots ‘Light for Light’ helps hard-hit Puerto Rican town"
Another wonderful piece in the Beacon by our own Sue Wood, highlighting the work of Marjie Cahn and her passionate team of fundraisers, to bring Diego Mendelbaum, of the San Juan JCC, and 75 guests to Linda and Denis Friedman's home and raise $30K for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.
"Congregation Beth Elohim Celebrates Purim with Annual Shpiel"
"CBE hosts Safe Communities Act panel with State Sen. Eldridge in Acton"
On October 6, the Beacon published coverage of our October 1 panel, written by freelance writer and CBE congregant Sue Wood.
"Faith groups support Acton’s Jewish community"
As congregants of Congregation Beth Elohim (CBE) arrived at the synagogue last month for a pre-Sabbath discussion of the events of Charlottesville, Va., they were greeted by local faith community members who lined the entrance holding signs of love and support. This report was published in the Beacon on September 25.
"Acton congregation reaches out to Muslim community"
The Acton Beacon shared the story of our interfaith potluck dinner on July 9 and the Na'aseh outreach behind it.
"In Acton, a new rabbi for a new generation"
Read the great piece on Rabbi Rothbaum, published online June 30, 2017, and in the Sunday print edition of the Boston Globe. Thanks to the Globe editorial staff, Globe writer Steve Maas, and Globe photographer Jonathan Wiggs, and to CBE-er Beth Schrager for helping to make this happen.