Tikvat Israel Congregation

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


Our Roadside Cleanup Crew

  • Posted on October 20, 2014

For the past decade, Tikvat Israel’s Social Action Committee has organized a twice-a-year cleanup of the section of Baltimore Road bordering Rock Creek Park near (more…)

New Art Exhibits at Tikvat Israel

  • Posted on October 20, 2014

Tikvat Israel is proud to have on display beautiful and unique artwork created by TI members. In the gallery, you will find work (much of which (more…)

Holiday Bazaar Set Dec. 7 in Social Hall

  • Posted on October 20, 2014

A Holiday Shopping Bazaar, managed by the Early Childhood Center Parent Committee, will take place from 11 a.m. through 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7 (more…)

USY Leader at TI Earn Competitive Research Opportunity at Israel’s Technion

  • Posted on October 14, 2014

Benjamin Kaminow, a co-president of the USY chapter at Tikvat Israel, has been named a recipient of a competitive Dr. Istvan Madaras SciTech Scholarships to (more…)

Simchat Torah Honors Given to Husband-Wife Tandem for Volunteer Service

  • Posted on September 30, 2014

The husband-wife team of Jay P. Goldman and Rebecca S. Salon will be honored by Tikvat Israel Congregation at morning services on Simchat Torah, Oct. 17, as the (more…)

New Torah Covers for a New Year

  • Posted on September 1, 2014

Project organizer Shirley Waxman stands alongside the four new covers that will adorn TI’s Torah scrolls during the High Holidays. Waxman, a longtime fabric artist (more…)

Packed Adult Education Lineup Sure to Satisfy All Interests in 2014-15

  • Posted on August 20, 2014

BY SALLY KRAM, CHAIR, TI ADULT EDUCATION COMMITTEE Who says learning ends after college? Join the Adult Education Committee this year for new and exciting (more…)

Charity Donors at TI Enable $3,600 in Allocations to Non-Profit Causes

  • Posted on August 10, 2014

Tikvat Israel’s total tzedakah collection came to $3,449.89 during the ’14 fiscal year. According to an annual report prepared by David Gantz, chair of the (more…)

Copakens’ Daughter Named Overseas Ambassador by Israeli Government

  • Posted on August 10, 2014

Nina Ben-Ami, daughter of longtime TI members Marcelle and Robert Copaken, has been named Israel’s ambassador to Uruguay. She assumed her post at the end (more…)

Dynamic Newcomers Lead TI’s Religious School in New Directions

  • Posted on August 10, 2014

TI’s Religious School welcomes a pair of new leaders, Steve Kerbel and Dan Ring. They were hired during a summer search by a panel from (more…)