Tikkun Olam/Social Action

The mission of our community is to respond to the cries of injustice; in the tradition of Tikkun Olam, we seek to heal a broken world. 

Our Tikkun Olam opportunities include:

Am Tzedek: Isaians pursuing justice - Made up of a core team of Temple Isaiah members/lay leaders, Am Tzedek is the umbrella under which Isaiah does all types of justice work, partnering with OneLA and Reform California. read more

Thanksgiving Market - PATH Beyond Shelter is a non-profit organization founded in 1988 in response to increasing numbers of homeless families in Los Angeles and the need for a more comprehensive approach to serving them.The Market provides 75 families with Thanksgiving meals assembled and packaged by students before the holiday begins. read more

Big Sunday - Big Sunday is an annual event held in May, during which volunteers come together to participate in hands-on community service projects, all across Los Angeles County and beyond. read more

Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST) - Temple Isaiah is partnering with CAST to help empower the survivors of human trafficking and slavery and to promote awareness in our community. read more

GLAC - The Gun Legislation Advocacy Committee advocates for sensible gun legislation and educates to prevent future gun violence. read more

Green Team - The Green Team focuses on education and advocating environmental issues, green activism, and creating green initiatives at Temple Isaiah and in the larger community. read more

Family Philanthropy Club - The Family Philanthropy Club read more

Jewish World Watch - Our JWW committee educates our community, keeps us active and involved in JWW work, and serves as public advocates on behalf of JWW campaigns. read more

Roots And Wings - Roots & Wings is a program that has connected students at Santee and University High School with mentors from Temple Isaiah since 2008. read more

SOVA - SOVA, a part of Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles, provides free groceries and an array of supportive services to over 12,000 individuals of all ages, ethnicities and religions each month. read more