The Women's Organization is the sisterhood of Stephen Wise Free Synagogue. We are affiliated with Women of Reform Judaism, an organization that represents tens of thousands of women in Reform congregations across North America.

The mission of the Women's Organization is to provide spiritual, educational, and social opportunities to the women of our congregation and to serve our congregation and the community.

Activities We Support

  • Yom Kippur Break Fast
  • Gifts to b'nai mitzvah and high school graduates
  • Members dinner
  • Women's Seder
  • Home Havdalot
  • Awards to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
  • Grants to organizations including the World Union for Progressive Judaism

Our Partners

Women of Reform Judaism-Northeast District

Women of Reform Judaism (Learn more about the WRJ through their blog.)

2019-20 Events 

Dates and times may change; please check for updates.


Monday, March 30, 6:00 p.m.
Women's Seder

Wednesday, May 6, 6:30 p.m.
Women’s Work is Never Done:
The 50-Year Battle for Sexual Dignity & Respect
with congregant Linda Hirshman, author of "Reckoning: The Epic Battle Against Sexual Abuse and Harassment"

Wednesday, June 17, 6:30 p.m.
Members Dinner

Join Us! To participate in the Women's Organization or learn more, email  .

We welcome and train new sisterhood leaders.