Our people have raised Zion from desolation and
made it live again. As much as we might disagree or
argue amongst ourselves, this synagogue will always
stand by Israel’s side—not uncritically, but unconditionally.
Volunteers are a critical part of our community, from
Shabbat and holiday services to our Relgious School
to our social justice programs. “Without them, we
couldn’t do any of this!” says Stephen Wise Executive
Ben Kern joined Stephen Wise this
summer as our teen programming
associate. Originally from Mahwah,
New Jersey, Ben graduated from Rutgers
University. As a URJ Camp Leadership
& Synagogue Professional fellow, he
will spend three months...