Get Involved

N'shei committees are a huge part of making our community the warm and welcoming place it is.

New Families Committee

The New Families Committee provides new shul members with the N’shei Midwest hospitality by making the first connection, offering Shabbos meals,  and following up with any needs.   With each member, we also deliver a  gift basket along with a personalized letter and shul dinner book.

Committee Chairs: 

Aliza Trevino

(414) 630-3605


Sima Pentelnik

(314) 726-3068

Bikur Cholim Committee

Provide the medical needs of the community.   Also involved in the care of a growing number of Israeli families traveling to St. Louis for medical care at Children’s Hospital.

Committee Chairs:

Miriam Florans

(314) 724-7444 

Yocheved Witten

(347) 229-5226

Shalom Zachor Committee

Organize desserts and beverages to bring to families celebrating a shalom zachor.

Committee Head:  

Ariella Glazer

(314) 265-1204

Bris Committee

Having a baby is a hectic occasion. We hope to lighten the load on the new parents in our community by helping them organize their big event.

Committee Heads:  

Rivka Goldenhersh

(314) 918-5921

Batsheva Perlman

(314) 387-1965


Sheva Brachos Committee

Committee Head:  

Gay Lee Freedman

(314) 757-0254


Kiddush Committee

Sara Bernstein

(773) 732-8257

Image by Natalie Grainger

Community Outreach Committee

Erica Shlosberg

(973) 960-2157


Simcha Committee

Rabbi and Mrs. Pentelnik

(314) 726-3068

Arnold Perel

(314) 494-7235


Social Engagement Committee

Shulamit Yechezkel

(301) 335-4371


St. Louis Shidduch Network

Zipporah Yaroslowitz (Yari)

(314) 721-8155


Summer Shiurim Committee

Ruth Abramson

(314) 721-0430


Hospitality Committee

Toby Elefant

(314) 862-2914


Chevra Kaddisha

Korey Fredman

(314) 518-9812