Women's Network


Welcome to the Kol Shalom Women's Network!  The members of Kol Shalom Women's Network welcome newcomers, care for women in need, learn together, protest religious oppression, raise money for the educational pursuits of Kol Shalom, actively engage in Tikkun Olam,  and bond with each other.  For further information, please email [email protected]

Upcoming Events:

Purim Shpiel Dessert Reception ~ Saturday, March 11th

Women’s Network sponsors hamantaschen and goodies after the Purim Shpiel.

Sugihara: Conspiracy of Kindness ~ Sunday, June 4th 4pm-7pm

Reexamine the events of World War II through this 90-minutes film that tells the story of courageous hero and humanitarian who selflessly saved thousands of lives.  As Japan’s consul to Lithuania, Chinue Sugihara used his diplomatic power to write visas for refugees desperate to escape persecution.  This special program includes commentary by Rabbi Maltzman who, for three years, served as the only civilian rabbi in Japan.

Open to the congregation

Torah Fund

Torah Fund is a grassroots effort of the Women's League for Conservative/Masorti Judaism and supports the five rabbinical seminaries located around the world. Torah Fund aids in the development of future rabbis, cantors and Jewish educators.   Donations of any amount are very much appreciated. For a donation of $180 or more, you will receive a pin/pendant.

For more information please email Sara Wagschal : [email protected]

   Bikkur Holim Committee

"To minister to the sick is to minister to God"    Abraham Joshua Heschel  

Women's Network has formed a committee to help those in our Kol Shalom community in need of assistance.  All men and women in the congregation are welcome to participate.  We now provide visits, phone calls, rides and meals to those who are ill and recovering.  Please do not hesitate to call us, we are here for you!  For more information, to sign up, or to inform us of those needing our help call or e-mail:  Millie Rumerman 301-762-1432 or Paula Horowitz 301-365-7930

 Women’s Network Board 2016-2018

  • President, Shelly Schwartz
  • Vice Presidents Programming, Lorene Sarne and Debbie Kronzek
  • Vice President, Torah Fund, Sara Wagschal
  • Recording Secretary, Elaine Gaskill
  • Communication Secretary, Linda Levy Kronenberg
  • Treasurer, Linda Artz
  • Membership, Barb Gendel
  • Bikkur Cholim, Millie Rumerman and Paula Horowitz
  • Member at Large, Marilyn Wind
  • Member at Large, Julia Loeb