Saturday, August 23, 2008

K'hal Tzemach Tzedek Elections

Elections for the Board of Directors of K'hal Tzemach Tzedek will take place on Sunday, September 7th at 8:00 PM at the Shul. In addition to electing three trustees, the following officers will be elected: President; Vice President; Recording Secretary; Corresponding Secretary; Treasurer; Corresponding Treasurer; Gabbai Rishon; and Gabbai Sheni.

To run for a position, you must complete the form below and submit it via email to news@monseychabad.com no later than 11:00 PM on Sunday, August 31st. The information you put down will be posted on the Monsey Blog and emailed to the membership. As decided at last year’s general membership meeting, to be eligible to run for any position, your written submission (below) must include a statement which says you are willing to serve as the Chair of at least one standing committee of the Shul and donate an average of 8 hours per month to the Shul. While standing committees for the next year have not yet been established, below is the list of proposed standing committees. In addition, to run for any position, you must be in good financial standing. If you have any questions concerning this, please contact our treasurer, Tzadok Leib Messing at tzadok770@msn.com.
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Congregation Tzemach Tzedek Lubavitch of Monsey, Inc.
Statement of Interest Form


Name:

Email Address:

Telephone Number:

Why I want to run for a Board position?

What I hope to accomplish as a member of the Board?

I agree to serve as the Chair of at least one standing committee of the Shul and to donate an average of 8 hours per month to the Shul.
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CURRENT STANDING COMMITTEES

Membership – Responsible for seeking out new members of the Shul; speaking with individuals about the benefits of Shul membership.
Welcoming – Responsible for ensuring new community members are invited to the Shul; notified of Shul activities; receive a welcoming basket.
House – Responsible for ensuring the Shul building is properly maintained, including the indoors and outdoors; negotiating any contracts to maintain the Shul; ensuring the Shul has adequate cleaning and paper supplies.
Shabbos Kiddush – Consulting with the Rav to establish a listing of all Shabbosim in which it is appropriate for the Shul to have a Kiddush; maintaining a listing of dates of sponsored kiddushes and seeking out sponsorships for Kiddushes. Coordinating a committee to help with the set up and clean up of Shabbos Kiddushes.
Special Farbrengens - Consulting with the Rav to establish a listing of all week day dates in which the Shul should have a frabrengen; seeking out sponsosrhips for these frabrengens; ordering the food for these Frabrengens and helping with the set up and clean up.
Building Fund Committee – Helping to raise restricted funds to pay the Shul’s monthly mortgage.
Special Fund Committee – Helping to raise restricted funds to pay expenses to maintain a full-time Rav in our community.
Tzedaka Committee – Raising and distributing funds to meet Yom Tov and emergency needs of members of Anash
Mikva Committee – Establish policies for the usage of the Mikva including hours of operation and costs; work together with the House committee to negotiate contracts for maintaining and cleaning the mikva.
Building Committee – Monitor capital renovations necessary for the Shul.
Children’s Committee – In consultation with the Rav, plan and carry out Shabbos activities for the boys and girls of the Shul; Work with the Shluchim of the Yeshiva to establish week day activities for the boys of the Shul; Work with the new Monsey Chabad Girl’s High School to establish week day activities for the girls in our community.
Special Events – Run the Shul’s annual major event
Shul N’Shei Tzemach Tzedek Liason – Establish a vibrant N’shei Chabad group for the Shul to promote programming for women and community service to enhance all of the Shul’s programs.