Name: Ezra-Habonim, The Niles Township Jewish Congregation
Address: 4500 W. Dempster St. Skokie Il. 60076-2318
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 200-300
What percentage of members are older than 50? Majority is older than 50.
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 50 on Friday night; 100 on Saturday.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 1-2 hours
Shabbat dress code: Casual.
Daily services? No.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes.
Language of service: Hebrew and English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English.
Children’s programming: On High Holidays.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, we have a wheelchair ramp.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 10%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one?
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? We are fully egalitarian.
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