Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Friendly, Participatory, Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD

Mission, Vision and Goals


Tikvat Israel Congregation’s mission is to engage, embrace, inspire, and empower our Jewish community.


Tikvat Israel Congregation will be a multigenerational Jewish hub that encourages spiritual exploration and personal growth and will be a thriving home to a diverse community that learns from the past, meets the needs of the present and builds toward our future.


• Engage Jews of all ages and backgrounds and their family members as a vital part of our community.
• Embrace new and prospective members by responding to their needs and offering Jewish-centered opportunities.
• Inspire our members to grow spiritually and culturally and to participate in tikkun olam (“repairing the world”).
• Empower our members to participate fully in Jewish life and our leaders to provide opportunities to achieve those goals.