Temple Beth Israel

Temple Beth Israel is Altoona, Pennsylvania's Reform Jewish Congregation. Founded at the turn of the last century, Temple Beth Israel has been an active part of the Altoona and greater Jewish community for nearly 100 years.
Oct 22 2014

Sisterhood Gift Shop

The Sisterhood Gift Shop is open during regular office hours-Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 am-2:30 pm.Please stop by and see the items for Hanukah and other gift ideas for life cycle events.


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Audrey Korotkin

Yes, You Can Help

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by Audrey Korotkin

So many of us whose heart is in the East, but whose bodies are in the West, are desperate to help Israelis in their time of need. Thanks to the Reform Movement and the Jewish Federations of North America, you can. The URJ is supporting the JFNA “Stop the Sirens” campaign, which provides direct on-the-ground support to families who are being threatened by Gaza rockets. Please check out the information on URJ.org and follow the link to make a donation, or go to the web site of the Greater Altoona Jewish Federation. And pray for the peace of Israel.

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For the week of October 17th:

  • Hanna D. Dreifus
  • Pauline Fried
  • Herman L. Greenberg
  • Edgar Henderson
  • Isadore Klatzkin
  • Minnie Menza
  • Sidney B. Miller
  • Edward Nichols
  • Doctor Arthur Pollock
  • Meyer Primack