Name: Congregation Schomre Israel
Address: 18 Park Ave. Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Denominational affiliation: Orthodox
Member units (households): 0-100
What percentage of members are older than 50? 97%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 30-40 on Shabbat
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 3 hours
Shabbat dress code: Synagogue dress
Daily services? Yes
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, kiddush after prayers
Language of service: Hebrew and English
Is another language offered in the prayer book? Hebrew and English
Children’s programming: No, as we are an older congregation.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, it is street level.
Are services streamed online? No
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Rabbi’s weekly blog and all synagogue related item at schomreisrael.org
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? N/A
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? N/A
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No
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